ASTM WK33799

    Revision of D6528 - 07 Standard Test Method for Consolidated Undrained Direct Simple Shear Testing of Cohesive Soils

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    Active Standard: D6528 - 07

    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.05 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK33799

    1. Rationale

    The standard has an 07 date and is due for review and potential revision. As the technology has changed over the years and we have gained experience there will most likely be some technical revision to the standard.


    Keywords

    clays; cohesive soils; compacted samples; consolidated undrained test; consolidation test; constant volume test; intact samples; recompression; reconstituted samples; samples; shear apparatus; shear strain; shear strength; shear test; simple shear; soils; stress-strain curve; undisturbed samples; undrained shear tests;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    06-22-2011

    Technical Contact:
    Willard DeGroff

    Status:
    Draft Under Development