Accession Number : AD0847767
Title : Comparison of Shear Strength Measurements with the Laboratory Vane Shear and Fall-Cone Devices.
Descriptive Note : Informal rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS
Personal Author(s) : Kessler, Richard S. ; Stiles, Newell T.
Report Date : NOV 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 25
Abstract : Strength values measured with laboratory vane shear and fall-cone devices were compared. Approximately 100 shear strength tests were made on sections of cores from the following areas: Hudson Canyon, Hatteras Abyssal Plain, Mississippi Delta, and Lake Pend Oreille, Idaho. (Author)
Descriptors : (*SOILS, SHEAR STRESSES), SEDIMENTATION, FLEXURAL STRENGTH, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, TEST EQUIPMENT, TEST METHODS, SAMPLING, MOISTURE, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, MEASUREMENT, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES.
Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE