Water Absorption Test On Brick

Water Absorption test on brick is conducted to determine the moisture absorbed by the bricks when subjected to extreme conditions. The absorption test can be used as an indicator of … Read More

Bitumen Extraction Test

Bitumen extraction test is conducted to determine the percentage of bitumen present in an asphaltic pavement. This test is important because various pavement properties such as durability, compatibility, resistance to … Read More

Liquid Limit Test

The liquid limit test is carried out using Casagrande Apparatus.  It is used for determining the liquid limit of the soil.   Equipment for Liquid Limit Test on Soil 1.Casagrande’s … Read More

Viscosity Test

Viscosity and fluidity are opposite to each other( i.e. Viscosity is the oppose in the flow of liquid and fluidity is the encouragement to the flow of liquid ). When … Read More

Softening Point Test

It is a type of test done on an important highway construction material i.e. bitumen. Softening Point test is done to determine the consistency of bitumen. This test gives an … Read More

Proctor Test

Proctor test is a type of compaction test that is carried out in order to determine the compaction properties of soil. In actual, this test is used for determining the … Read More

Dynamic Cone Penetration Test

  Highway pavements are an essential component of the transportation system providing access and establishing linkages between one corner to another throughout the world. Due to its utmost(greatest) importance, there … Read More

Los Angeles Abrasion Test

The Los Angeles Abrasion test is a test that is carried out on aggregates in order to determine the hardness and abrasion characteristic i.e. ability to resist degradation due to … Read More

CBR Test

California Bearing Ratio (CBR) test is a type of test on roads that are carried out to check the strength of the subgrade of pavement. By comparing the results of … Read More