Daily archives: 4 June, 2016

Cutter soil mixing

Selection of 3 videos about the Cutter Soil Mixing technology (CSM). This technique consists of two cutter wheels rotating in opposite directions, milling the soil, while cement slurry is pumped through the cutter body and mixed with the soil, forming a soil-cement with improved specifications. Tecmaco Integral S.A Animation Cutter […]

Cone Penetrometer Testing

“The cone penetration or cone penetrometer test (CPT) is a method used to determine the geotechnical engineering properties of soils and delineating soil stratigraphy. It was initially developed in the 1950s at the Dutch Laboratory for Soil Mechanics in Delft to investigate soft soils. Based on this history it has […]

Huge rock collapse in China

euronews (in English) Caught on tape: Huge rocks collapse, fall on highway in China. A rockfall blocked a section of highway in the southwestern Chinese city of Guiyang on Monday. Huge rocks collapsed only minutes after highway patrol inspectors had stopped traffic from passing the road section due to peculiar […]