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GREGG DRILLING AND TESTING, INC. GREGG IN SITU, INC.

CONVERSION FACTORS
STRESS AND PRESSURE To convert from
pounds/square foot (lbs/ft )
2

ENVIRONMENTAL AND GEOTECHNICAL INVESTIGATION SERVICES

UNIT WEIGHT To
pounds/square inch (lbs/in ) kips/square foot (ksf) 2 kilograms/square centimeter (kg/cm ) 2 tons (metric)/square meter (t/m ) atmospheres kilonewtons/square meter (kPa) 2 pounds/square foot (lbs/ft ) atmospheres 2 kilograms/square meter (kg/m ) 2 pounds/square inch (lbs/in ) 2 pounds/square foot (lbs/ft ) kips/square foot (ksf) 2 tons (short)/square foot (T/ft ) 2 kilograms/square centimeter (kg/cm ) 2 tons (metric)/square meter (t/m ) kilonewtons/square meter (kPa) 2 pounds/square inch (lbs/in ) Feet of water (4C) atmospheres kilonewtons/square meter (kPa) 2 kilograms/square centimeter (kg/cm ) 2 pounds/square foot (lbs/ft ) kilonewtons/square meter (kPa) bars 2 kilograms/square centimeter (kg/cm ) 2 grams/square centimeter (g/cm ) 2 kilograms/square meter (kg/m ) 2 tons (metric)/square meter (t/m ) 2 pounds/square foot (lbs/ft ) 2 pounds/square inch (lbs/in ) 2 tons (short)/square foot (T/ft ) kilonewtons/square meter (kPa) 2 pounds/square foot (lbs/ft ) 2 pounds/square inch (lbs/in ) 2 tons (short)/square foot (T/ft ) meters of water kips/square foot (ksf) 2 kilograms/square centimeter (kg/cm ) 2 tons (metric)/square meter (t/m ) atmospheres
2

Multiply by
0.0069445 -3 1 X 10 0.000488243 0.004882 -4 4.72541 X 10 0.04788 144 0.945082 9764.86 13.8888 2000 2.0 0.5000 0.488244 4.88244 47.88 14.223 32.8093 0.96784 98.067 0.10 204.81614 9.806650 1.0133 1.03323 1033.23 10332.3 10.3323 2116.22 14.696 1.0581 101.325 20.886 0.145 0.01044 0.1020 0.02089 0.01020 0.1020 0.00987

To convert from

Grams/cubic centimeter (g/cm )

To

Pounds/square inch (lbs/in ) 2 Tons (short)/square foot (T/ft )

Kilograms/cubic meter (kg/m )

Pounds/cubic inch (lbs/in )


3

Kips/square foot (ksf)

Pounds/cubic foot (lbs/ft ) Kilonewtons/cubic meter (kN/m )


3

Kilograms/square centimeter (kg/cm )

tons (metric)/cubic meter (t/m ) 3 kilograms/cubic meter (kg/m ) 3 pounds/cubic inch (lbs/in ) 3 pounds/cubic foot (lbs/ft ) 3 kilonewtons/cubic meter (kN/m ) 3 tons (metric)/cubic meter (t/m ) 3 pounds/cubic inch (lbs/in ) 3 pounds/cubic foot (lbs/ft ) 3 kilonewtons/cubic meter (kN/m ) 3 tons (metric)/cubic meter (t/m ) 3 pounds/cubic foot (lbs/ft ) 3 kilonewtons/cubic meter (kN/m ) 3 Pounds/cubic inch (lbs/in ) 3 kilograms/cubic meter (kg/m ) 3 kilograms/cubic meter (kg/m ) 3 pounds/cubic inch (lbs/in ) 3 pounds/cubic foot (lbs/ft )

Multiply by
1.00 1000.00 0.036127292 62.427961 9.8039 0.001 -5 3.6127292 X 10 0.062427961 -3 9.80584 X 10 27.679905 1728 271.37 -4 5.78703704 X 10 16.018463 101.98 0.003685 6.3654

VELOCITY To convert from


Centimeters/second (cm/s)

Tons (metric)/square meter (t/m )

To
microns/second (m/s) meters/minute (m/min) feet/minute (ft/min) miles/hour (mi/hr) feet/year (ft/yr) kilometer/hour (km/hr) centimeters/second (cm/s) feet/year (ft/yr) meters/minute (m/min) miles/hour (mi/hr) centimeters/second (cm/s) microns/second (m/s) Feet/year (ft/yr) microns/second (m/s) centimeters/second (cm/s) meters/minute (m/min) feet/minute (ft/min) miles/hour (mi/hr)

Multiply by
10,000 0.6000 1,9685 0.022369 1034643.6 0.036 0.0001 103.46436 0.3048 0.01136363 0.508001 5080.01 525600 0.009665164 -7 9.665164 X 10 -4 5.79882 X 10 -6 1.9025 X 10 -8 2.16203 X 10

Atmospheres

Microns/second (m/s) Feet/minute (ft/min)

Kilonewtons/square meter (kPa)

Feet/year (ft/yr)

GREGG DRILLING AND TESTING, INC. GREGG IN SITU, INC.

CONVERSION FACTORS
COEFFICIENT OF CONSOLIDATION To convert from
Square centimeters/second 2 (cm /s)

ENVIRONMENTAL AND GEOTECHNICAL INVESTIGATION SERVICES

LENGTH Multiply by
2

To
square centimeters/month (cm /mo) square centimeters/year (cm /yr) 2 square meters/month (m /mo) 2 square meters/year (m /yr) 2 square inches/second (in /s) 2 square inches/month (in /mo) 2 square inches/year (in /yr) 2 square feet/month (ft /mo) 2 square feet/year (ft /mo) 2 square inches/month (in /mo) 2 square inches/year (in /yr) 2 square feet/month (ft /mo) 2 square feet/year (ft /mo) 2 square centimeters/second (cm /s)
2

To convert from
Inches (in)

To
feet (ft) microns (m) millimeters (mm) centimeters (cm) meters (m) inches (in) centimeters (cm) meters (m) inches (in) feet (ft) microns (m) millimeters (mm) centimeters (cm)

Multiply by
0.083333 25400 25.4 2.54 0.0254 12 30.48 0.3048 39.370079 3.2808399 6 1 X 10 3 1 X 10 2 1 X 10

2.6280 X 10

6 7

Square inches/second (in /s)

3.1536 X 10 2 2.6280 X 10 3 3.1536 X 10 0.155 5 4.1516 X 10 6 4.8881 X 10 3 2.882998 X 10 4 3.39447 X 10 6 2.6280 X 10 7 3.1536 X 10 4 1.8250 X 10 5 2.1900 X 10 6.4516

Feet (ft)

Meters (m)

FORCE To convert from


Pounds (lb)

AREA To
grams tons (long) tons (short) kips tons (metric) pounds tons (short) kilograms kilograms pounds kips grams pounds tons (long) tons (short) tons (metric) newtons kilograms (kg) pounds kilonewtons pounds tons (short) kips tons (metric) kilograms

Multiply by
453.59243 -4 4.464286 X 10 -4 5 X 10 -3 1 X 10 4.44822 1000 0.500 453.59243 907.18474 2000 2 1000 2.2046223 -4 9.8420653 X 10 -4 11.023113 X 10 0.001 9.806650 1000 2204.6223 9.806650 224.81 0.1124 0.22481 0.102 101.97

To convert from
Square meters (m )
2 2

To

Square feet (ft ) Square centimeters (cm ) Square inches (in )


2 2

Kips

Tons (short) (T)

square feet (ft ) 2 square centimeters (cm ) 2 square inches (in ) 2 square meters (m ) 2 square inches (in ) 2 square inches (in ) 2 square feet (ft ) 2 square meters (m ) 2 square centimeters (cm )

Multiply by
10.76387 4 1 X 10 1550.0031 -2 9.290304 X 10 144 0.1550031 -3 1.076387 X 10 -4 6.4516 X 10 6.4516

Kilograms (kg)

VOLUME To convert from


Cubic centimeters (cm )
3 3

To

Tons (metric)

Cubic meters (m )
3

Kilonewtons (kN)

Cubic feet (ft ) Cubic inches (in )


3

cubic meters (m ) 2 cubic feet (ft ) 3 cubic inches (in ) 2 cubic feet (ft ) 3 cubic inches (in ) 3 cubic centimeters (cm ) 3 cubic meters (m ) 3 cubic inches (in ) 3 cubic meters (m ) 2 cubic feet (ft )

Multiply by
1 X 10 -5 3.5314667 X 10 0.061023744 35.314667 61023.74 6 1 X 10 0.028316847 1728 -5 1.6387064 X 10 -4 5.7870370 X 10
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