Laboratory Tests

Aggregate Crushing Strength Test

AGGREGATE CRUSHING STRENGTH TEST Theory and Scope: This is one of the major Mechanical properties required in a road stone. The test evaluates the ability of the Aggregates used in road construction to withstand the

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Bituminous Mix Design by Marshall Method

Bituminous Mix Design by Marshall Method Theory and Scope: Bituminous mixes are used in the surface course of road and airfield pavements. The desirable bituminous mix properties include stability, density, durability, flexibility, resistance to skidding

Laboratory Tests

Rebound Concrete Test Hammer

Rebound Number of Hardened Concrete Scope: This test is also known as the Schmidt hammer or impact hammer, and is a non-destructive method of testing concrete. The test is based on the principle that the

Laboratory Tests

How to write a Laboratory Report and Testing

How to write a laboratory report The following arrangement of the report is suggested: Title This should indicate the nature of the test and the specifications number used. Scope of the test : A brief

Laboratory Tests

Water Absorption Test(IS: 3495(Part II)

Water Absorption Test(IS: 3495(Part II) Water absorption is used to determine the amount of water absorbed under specified conditions. Factors affecting water absorption  plastic,  additives  used, temperature. The data sheds light on the performance of