CHAPTER 2 Compressibility & Consolidation
2017-12-15 · Consolidation CHAPTER 2 Settlement If a structure is placed on soil surface, then the soil ... If saturated clay is loaded rapidly, the ... consolidation Use strictly for vertical drainage Cannot be used for some soils such as peat, k changes very much when subjects to changeDetermination of Pre -Consolidation Pressure by …2021-4-16 · the pre-consolidation pressures were calculated and compared by six different methods. As a result, the results equal to the vertical stress values applied for the three mixtures were obtained by Butterfield and Tavenas methods. Sand content was effective in Casagrande, Van Zelst, and Janbu methods, but not in Butterfield, Tavenas, and Shmertman.