Field Density Test by Water Replacement Method

Field Density Test by Water Replacement Method

Water replacement method is used for determination of field compaction or field density in large excavation pits for earth embankments, road fills, or structural backfills. As I’ve explained in my earlier posts about different methods for field density; each type of field density test is suitable for a certain type and size of soil or … Read more

Field Density Test (FDT) 7 Methods and their Comparison

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Different types of field density test are being practiced in different parts of the world for evaluation of in-situ soil compaction and knowing the relative degree of compaction. FDT which is acronym of Field Density Test is a Quality Control test carried out at site for knowing the increased density or compaction achieved at site … Read more