What is the degree of consolidation, Civil Engineering

A saturated clay specimen is subjected to a pressure of 240 kN/m2. After the lapse of a time, it is determined that the pore pressure in the specimen is 72 kN/m2.

 What is the degree of consolidation ? 

 

Posted Date: 8/10/2013 5:17:23 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- What is the degree of consolidation, Assignment Help, Ask Question on What is the degree of consolidation, Get Answer, Expert's Help, What is the degree of consolidation Discussions

Write discussion on What is the degree of consolidation
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
The data profile as shown in Figure is obtained. A best average of N values gave N 10 = 21, column loads including dead and live loads ranged from 500 kN to 950 kN. Determine the

A square group of 9 piles was driven into soft clay extending to a large depth. The diameter and length of the piles were 30 cm and 9 m respectively. If the unconfined compression

Project Management: This unit starts with the general definition of Project management. Several phases involved in project management are also desribed. Further, the technique

what is grouting?

Define Diving Equipments for Underwater Inspection of Bridge? Generally two types of diving, Scuba diving and surface supplied air diving, is employed in underwater inspection

In a curved prestressed bridge , how ought to the guided bearings in piers of curved region be oriented with respect to a fixed bearing in abutment?

Compass Surveying: You have studied about the compass and its use for bearings of measuring survey lines. The angular measurements are carried out with prismatic compass that

Explain the System Curves - Pumping System Non-linear plot beginning on the y-axis at the Total Static Head (TSH) and plotted primarily based on the h f .


Compute the thermal stresses in steel: Consider the compound bar shown in below figure consisting of a steel bolt of diameter 18 mm, surrounded through a copper tube of outer