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


    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.


    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:

    Technical Contact:
    Willard DeGroff

    Draft Under Development