Eurocode 7 Geotechnical design. Part 2 : Ground investigation and testing

Standard Number BS EN 1997-2:2007
Title Eurocode 7. Geotechnical design. Ground investigation and testing
Publication Date
International Relationships EN 1997-2:2003
Descriptors EN 1997 is intended to be applied to the geotechnical aspects of the design of buildings and civil engineering works.
EN 1997-2 is intended to be used in conjunction with EN 1997-1 and provides rules supplementary to EN 1997-1 related to:
– planning and reporting of ground investigations;
– general requirements for a number of commonly used laboratory and field tests;
– interpretation and evaluation of test results;
– derivation of values of geotechnical parameters and coefficients.
In addition, examples of the application of field test results to design are given.
Keywords Soil mechanics, Structural systems, Buildings, Construction engineering works, Structural design, Site investigations, Soil testing, Soil sampling, Soils, Rocks, Ground water, Soil surveys, Laboratory testing, Field testing, Soil classification tests, Mechanical testing, Physical property measurement, Chemical analysis and testing
Title in French Eurocode 7. Calcul géotechnique. Reconnaissance des terrains et essais
Title in German Eurocode 7. Entwurf, Berechnung und Bemessung in der Geotechnik. Erkundung und Untersuchung des Baugrunds
Pages 202
File Size 1.52 MB
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