STP483

    The Practice of Sampling Soil and Rock

    Published: Jan 1971


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    Abstract

    Sampling of soil and rocks is an engineering technique. This paper reviews the history of sampling and the present state of the technique for clays, sands, gravels, and rocks. The necessity of undisturbed samples is discussed as is, very briefly, the cost of sampling.

    Keywords:

    clays, gravels, soils, rocks, sample, rock mechanics, sampling techniques, undisturbed samples, cost of sampling, evaluation, tests


    Author Information:

    Golder, HQ
    Director, H. Q. Golder & Associates Ltd., Cooksville, Ont.


    Paper ID: STP26655S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D18.02

    DOI: 10.1520/STP26655S


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