ASTM D1557 - 12(2021) Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Compaction Characteristics of Soil Using Modified Effort (56,000 ft-lbf/ft3 (2,700 kN-m/m3))


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    A807/A807M Standard Practice for Installing Corrugated Steel Structural Plate Pipe for Sewers and Other Applications

    B789/B789M Standard Practice for Installing Corrugated Aluminum Structural Plate Pipe for Culverts and Sewers

    C593 Standard Specification for Fly Ash and Other Pozzolans for Use With Lime for Soil Stabilization

    C1170/C1170M Standard Test Method for Determining Consistency and Density of Roller-Compacted Concrete Using a Vibrating Table

    C1479 Standard Practice for Installation of Precast Concrete Sewer, Storm Drain, and Culvert Pipe Using Standard Installations

    C1479M Standard Practice for Installation of Precast Concrete Sewer, Storm Drain, and Culvert Pipe Using Standard Installations (Metric)

    D653 Standard Terminology Relating to Soil, Rock, and Contained Fluids

    D1079 Standard Terminology Relating to Roofing and Waterproofing

    D1452/D1452M Standard Practice for Soil Exploration and Sampling by Auger Borings

    D1556/D1556M Standard Test Method for Density and Unit Weight of Soil in Place by Sand-Cone Method

    D1883 Standard Test Method for California Bearing Ratio (CBR) of Laboratory-Compacted Soils

    D2167 Standard Test Method for Density and Unit Weight of Soil in Place by the Rubber Balloon Method

    D2168 Standard Practices for Calibration of Laboratory Mechanical-Rammer Soil Compactors

    D2937 Standard Test Method for Density of Soil in Place by the Drive-Cylinder Method

    D4253 Standard Test Methods for Maximum Index Density and Unit Weight of Soils Using a Vibratory Table

    D4718/D4718M Standard Practice for Correction of Unit Weight and Water Content for Soils Containing Oversize Particles

    D4914/D4914M Standard Test Methods for Density of Soil and Rock in Place by the Sand Replacement Method in a Test Pit

    D5030/D5030M Standard Test Methods for Density of In-Place Soil and Rock Materials by the Water Replacement Method in a Test Pit

    D5080 Standard Test Method for Rapid Determination of Percent Compaction

    D5084 Standard Test Methods for Measurement of Hydraulic Conductivity of Saturated Porous Materials Using a Flexible Wall Permeameter

    D5321/D5321M Standard Test Method for Determining the Shear Strength of Soil-Geosynthetic and Geosynthetic-Geosynthetic Interfaces by Direct Shear

    D5856 Standard Test Method for Measurement of Hydraulic Conductivity of Porous Material Using a Rigid-Wall, Compaction-Mold Permeameter

    D5874 Standard Test Methods for Determination of the Impact Value (IV) of a Soil

    D6243/D6243M Standard Test Method for Determining the Internal and Interface Shear Strength of Geosynthetic Clay Liner by the Direct Shear Method

    D6270 Standard Practice for Use of Scrap Tires in Civil Engineering Applications

    D6539 Standard Test Method for Measurement of the Permeability of Unsaturated Porous Materials by Flowing Air

    D6758 Standard Test Method for Measuring Stiffness and Apparent Modulus of Soil and Soil-Aggregate In-Place by Electro-Mechanical Method

    D6780/D6780M Standard Test Methods for Water Content and Density of Soil In situ by Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR)

    D6913/D6913M Standard Test Methods for Particle-Size Distribution (Gradation) of Soils Using Sieve Analysis

    D6938 Standard Test Methods for In-Place Density and Water Content of Soil and Soil-Aggregate by Nuclear Methods (Shallow Depth)

    D7100 Standard Test Method for Hydraulic Conductivity Compatibility Testing of Soils with Aqueous Solutions

    D7243 Standard Guide for Measuring the Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity of Paper Industry Sludges

    D7263 Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Determination of Density and Unit Weight of Soil Specimens

    D7380 Standard Test Method for Soil Compaction Determination at Shallow Depths Using 5-lb (2.3 kg) Dynamic Cone Penetrometer

    D7382 Standard Test Methods for Determination of Maximum Dry Unit Weight of Granular Soils Using a Vibrating Hammer

    D7698 Standard Test Method for In-Place Estimation of Density and Water Content of Soil and Aggregate by Correlation with Complex Impedance Method

    D7762 Standard Practice for Design of Stabilization of Soil and Soil-Like Materials with Self-Cementing Fly Ash

    D7765 Standard Practice for Use of Foundry Sand in Structural Fill and Embankments

    D7830/D7830M Standard Test Method for In-Place Density (Unit Weight) and Water Content of Soil Using an Electromagnetic Soil Density Gauge

    D8167/D8167M Standard Test Method for In-Place Bulk Density of Soil and Soil-Aggregate by a Low-Activity Nuclear Method (Shallow Depth)

    D8204 Standard Practice for Burial and Retrieval of Samples in a Test Pad to Evaluate Installation Effects on Geosynthetic Clay Liners

    E1266 Standard Practice for Processing Mixtures of Lime, Fly Ash, and Heavy Metal Wastes in Structural Fills and Other Construction Applications

    E2243 Standard Guide for Use of Coal Combustion Products (CCPs) for Surface Mine Reclamation: Re-contouring and Highwall Reclamation

    E2277 Standard Guide for Design and Construction of Coal Ash Structural Fills

    E2278 Standard Guide for Use of Coal Combustion Products (CCPs) for Surface Mine Reclamation: Revegetation and Mitigation of Acid Mine Drainage

    F1668 Standard Guide for Construction Procedures for Buried Plastic Pipe


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    C127 Test Method for Relative Density (Specific Gravity) and Absorption of Coarse Aggregate

    C136/C136M Test Method for Sieve Analysis of Fine and Coarse Aggregates

    C670 Practice for Preparing Precision and Bias Statements for Test Methods for Construction Materials

    D653 Terminology Relating to Soil, Rock, and Contained Fluids

    D698 Test Methods for Laboratory Compaction Characteristics of Soil Using Standard Effort (12,400 ft-lbf/ft3 (600 kN-m/m3))

    D854 Test Methods for Specific Gravity of Soil Solids by Water Pycnometer

    D2168 Practices for Calibration of Laboratory Mechanical-Rammer Soil Compactors

    D2216 Test Methods for Laboratory Determination of Water (Moisture) Content of Soil and Rock by Mass

    D2487 Practice for Classification of Soils for Engineering Purposes (Unified Soil Classification System)

    D2488 Practice for Description and Identification of Soils (Visual-Manual Procedures)

    D3740 Practice for Minimum Requirements for Agencies Engaged in Testing and/or Inspection of Soil and Rock as Used in Engineering Design and Construction

    D4220/D4220M Practices for Preserving and Transporting Soil Samples

    D4253 Test Methods for Maximum Index Density and Unit Weight of Soils Using a Vibratory Table

    D4718/D4718M Practice for Correction of Unit Weight and Water Content for Soils Containing Oversize Particles

    D4753 Guide for Evaluating, Selecting, and Specifying Balances and Standard Masses for Use in Soil, Rock, and Construction Materials Testing

    D4914/D4914M Test Methods for Density of Soil and Rock in Place by the Sand Replacement Method in a Test Pit

    D5030/D5030M Test Methods for Density of In-Place Soil and Rock Materials by the Water Replacement Method in a Test Pit

    D6026 Practice for Using Significant Digits and Data Records in Geotechnical Data

    D6913/D6913M Test Methods for Particle-Size Distribution (Gradation) of Soils Using Sieve Analysis

    E11 Specification for Woven Wire Test Sieve Cloth and Test Sieves

    E319 Practice for the Evaluation of Single-Pan Mechanical Balances