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γγ tan tanφφ

γγ cc

γγ cucu

γγ ququ

γγ plim plim

γγ CPT CPT

γγ RVRV

γγ rSrS

γγ Re Re

γγ stst

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## 1.5

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05/02
Date: 05/02
Date:
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DHC
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CPD COURSE
COURSE
FOUNDATION CPD
FOUNDATION
INDUSTRY
BICC
BICC
Structure
Part of
of Structure
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Range of typical
V values
of VV for
may may be be used used toto determine determine that that XX KK value, value, given given by by
For For aa small small sample sample size size the the Student Student tt value value for for aa 95% 95% confidence confidence level level
not not possible possible toto rely rely onon Normal Normal Distribution. Distribution.
portion portion of of the the total total volume volume invol involved ved inin aa design design situation situation isis tetested, sted, itit isis
ToTo find find the the 95% 95% confidence confidence level, level, for for soil soil properties, properties, asas only only aa small small
34.5°°,36.0
following following ∅∅’’ KK values values were were determined determined from from 1010 traxial traxial tests: tests: 3333°°,, 3535°°,,
required required for for aa 10m 10m depth depth of of grou groundnd consisting consisting of of sand sand for for which which the the
The The Characteristic Characteristic Value Value of of the the angle angle of of shearing shearing resistance resistance ∅∅’’ KK isis
VALUE DETERMINATION
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COUNCIL
COUNCIL
CONSULTATIVE
CONSULTATIVE
BUILDING INDUSTRY
BUILDING
by: DHC
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tanφ ’
0
– 0.10
XX KK == XX mm [[ ll--tVtV ]] == XX mm -- ttσσ
√√nn
values of
typical values
Some
Some typical
33.5°°,, 32.5
33.5
32.5°°,, 37.5
37.5°°,, 34.5
– 0.70
0.05
0.30
c’
c
Soil Property
0.20
m
v
0.20
γ (unit weight)
0.01
different soil
DETERMINATION
CHARACTERISTIC VALUE
CHARACTERISTIC
Part
31.5°°,, 3737°°,, 33.5
33.5°°
√√nn
by
given by
properties given
soil properties
u
for different
,36.0°°,, 31.5
Recommended V
Value if limited
Test results available
0.10
– 0.15
– 0.50
0.40
0.30
– 0.40
0.40

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