ASTM WK42866

    Revision of D4044 - 96(2008) Standard Test Method for (Field Procedure) for Instantaneous Change in Head (Slug) Tests for Determining Hydraulic Properties of Aquifers

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    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.21 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    This was balloted on D18 (02-13) and received 4 negatives and 4 comments. Resolution of the negatives was more than editorial and will require the revised standard to be balloted. A draft has been prepared and after an internal review, will be forwarded for a ballot


    aquifer tests; aquifers; groundwater; hydraulic conductivity; hydraulic properties; instantaneous head test; slug tests; storage coefficient; transmissivity: Aquifers; Control wells; Field testing--ground water/aquifers; Ground water; Hydraulic conductivity/transmissivity; Instantaneous head test; Slug tests; Storativity; Transmissivity and reflectivity;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Keith Rademacher


    D18 (14-03)

    Ballot Item Approved as D4044-2015 and Pending Publication