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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1340996
Description: In-situ resistivity data obtained using a hydrostatic profile tool are compared with resistivity measurements obtained from soil and water samples in the laboratory. Resistivity was then compared with... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1344302
Description: The results of two research projects are presented here. The first is based on soil exploration down to 20 m indicating that a difference exist horizontally in Szeged City, Hungary, possibly due to th... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1344477
Description: Combining data sets obtained during site characterization studies has the potential to enhance data interpretation. An example is provided where seismic data is combined with preconsolidation pressure... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1344285
Description: Australia's first National Soft Soil Field Testing Facility has been established near Ballina in northern New South Wales. A detailed site characterization study has been performed to determine the si... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1344296
Description: The vane shear test is one of the most common techniques for estimating the in situ undrained shear strength of clay deposits. Despite its simple operational principle, interpretation of test results ... More
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Creators: Pineda, J. A.
Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1344280
Description: This report provides an overview of the reviewed papers presented at the Conference under the theme of sampling and laboratory testing. Two key themes namely 'sampling and sample quality assessment' a... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1344301
Description: Some uâ‚‚ and some DMT dissipation test data, measured at the Ballina soft clay test site, are compared. The DMT tests are evaluated using the Flex method which is based on the assumption that the t<... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1316325
Description: Studies into rockfill have advocated the use of a tilt test to characterise the shear strength of coarse granular materials. The tilt test employs a simple split box, which is filled with rubble and t... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293669
Description: The paper presents a snapshot of the research performed within the ARC Centre for Geotechnical Science and Engineering (CGSE) on anchoring systems. The focus is on the determination of nominal bearing... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293674
Description: This paper presents details of the advancements of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Geotechnical Science and Engineering to the apparatus, facilities and methods for physical m... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293656
Description: Installation forces play a central role in the design and performance of helical piles, especially since the installation torque is often used as an indicator of the pile's ultimate capacity. This pap... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293631
Description: This paper provides an overview of the work of the Australian Research Council-funded Centre for Geotechnical Science and Engineering on free falling projectiles that have applications as seabed chara... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293663
Description: We present the basic components of a methodology to investigate two key aspects of the mechanical behaviour of some natural clays, namely the dependency of the undrained shear strength on the rate of ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1293664
Description: In this paper high-order triangular elements are implemented in the framework of the Arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian method for the analysis of large strain coupled consolidation problems in geomechanic... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.13/1065218
Description: Economic growth in Australia and the rest of the world is linked to the scale of construction and mining, and the amount of earth moved each year in these operations is difficult to fathom. When distr... More
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