Penetrometer, Field Inspection

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Dynamic cone penetrometer, complete set 16-T0012/D

CONTROLS provides a wide variety of pocket penetrometers used to obtain quickly and easily a preliminary measurement of shear strength of cohesive and semi-cohesive soils. These portable units are versatile, easy to use and provide quick and accurate results. Also included in the range is the Dynamic Cone Penetrometer (DCP) designed for a rapid in-situ measurement of the structural properties of existing road pavements constructed with unbound material.

The section includes testing equipment for field inspection, such as Vane tester and Torvane tester for obtain a quick and efficient method for determining shear strength values of cohesive soils and a rapid check of the stability of foundations, excavations and trenches in clay. Water level indicators are also available for determining the water level in boreholes, wells and other open underground structures.