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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1

Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and


Maintenance of Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

TEST SUMMARY
Sample source: K1+960R(16KM) Borrow pit Date: 2017/8/26

Sample Designation: Km 2+080 - 2+120 Subbase

Intended Use: Base Subbase Fill


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Sieve Analysis
Sieve Size 37.5 20 10 5 2 0.425 0.075
Test 1 100 100 83 55 35 22 10
Test 2 100 100 79 55 38 25 9
Average 100 100 81 55 36 24 10

Specification
Sieve Analysis Results Obtained Subbase Fill
Passing 0.075 10 Max 20 Max 30
Percentage passing 0.425mm 24 Max 30
Fraction passing 0.075/0.425 0.44 Max 0.66

Atterberg Limits
Liquid Limit (%) 26.2 Max 30 Max 50
Plastic Limit (%) 19.2
Plasticity Index (%) 7.0 Max 15

Califonia Bearing Ratio


@ 98% of MDD 63.0
@ 95% of MDD 43.0 Min 40 Min 8
@ 93% of MDD 30.0
Organic Content 0.4 Max 2%
Natural Moisture Content (%)/OMC n/a
Specific Gravity n/a

Moisture Density Relationship


2.009
Optimum Moisture Content (%) 9.9

Remarks:

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1
Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and
Maintenance of Karloken to Fish Town (80km)
MOISTURE DENSITY RELATIONSHIP
Sample source: K1+960R(16KM) Borrow pit Date: 2017/8/22
Sample Designation: Km 2+080 - 2+120 Subbase
Mass air - dry sample ( g ) 5000 5000 5000 5000 5000
Mass Water added (g ) 250 300 350 400 450
Percent water added ( % ) 5.0 6.0 7.0 8.0 9.0
Estimated air - dry MC. ( % ) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Est. compaction MC. (%) 5.0 6.0 7.0 8.0 9.0
Mould Number. 1 1 1 1 1
Volume of Mould 2177 2177 2177 2177 2177
Mass of Mould (g) 4420 4420 4420 4420 4420
Mass Mould + Wet Soil. (g) 8651 9065 9227 9513 9037
Mass Wet Soil. (g) 4231 4645 4807 5093 4617
Wet Density. Kg/cu. M. 1.944 2.134 2.208 2.340 2.121
Moisture Content Determination
Oven - Pan Number. 1 2 3 4 5
Mass Oven - Pan. (g) 121.0 132.0 148.0 134.0 135.0
Mass Oven - Pan + Wet Soil. (g) 622.4 692.0 621.4 640.1 549.1
Mass Oven - Pan + Dry Soil. (g) 583.6 644.4 578.7 589.1 503.4
Mass of water. (g) 38.9 47.6 42.6 51.0 45.7
Mass Dry Soil (g). 462.6 512.4 430.7 455.1 368.4
Moisture Content (%) 8.4 9.3 9.9 11.2 12.4
Back Calc. Air dry M.C. (%) 3.4 3.3 2.9 3.2 3.4
Dry Density 1.793 1.952 2.009 2.104 1.887

DRY DENSITY/ MOISTURE CONTENT

Dry Density 1.793 1.952 2.009 1.973 1.887


Moisture Content 8.4 9.3 9.9 11.2 12.4
M.D.D 2.009
O.M.C 9.9
GRAPH OF DRY DENSITY/ MOISTURE CONTENT
2.050

2.000
DRY DENSITY ( kg/m3 )

1.950

1.900

1.850

1.800

1.750
2.0 4.0 6.0 8.0 10.0 12.0 14.0
MOISTURE CONTENT ( % )

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1 Paving of
Harper - Karloken (50km) and Maintenance of
Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

SIEVE ANALYSIS (1377-2) WASHED GRADING

Sample Source: Crushed Stone Base, CREC Yard, Bpit Quality Control Date: 22/08/2017
Sample Designation: Km 2+080 - 2+120 Subbase
Material Description: Base Layer Along

Oven Dry Mass Before Washing (g): 3514 Dry Weight (g): 3404
Oven Dry Mass After Washing (g): 3110

Percentage Percnentage Specification


Sieve Size (mm) Mass Retained (g) Passing
Retained (%) Passing (%)
Upper Lower
37.50 0.0 0.0 100.0 100

19.00 0.0 0.0 100.0 100

9.50 575.2 16.9 83.1 83

4.75 959.8 28.2 54.9 55

2.36 691.0 20.3 34.6 35

0.425 435.7 12.8 21.8 22

0.075 391.4 11.5 10.3 10

Pan 56.6
10.3
Wash Loss 294.0

Total 3403.7

PARTICLE SIZE ANALYSIS


100

90

80

70

60
Passing (%)

50

40

30

20

10

0
0.01 0.10 1.00 10.00 100.00
Sieve (mm)

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1 Paving of
Harper - Karloken (50km) and Maintenance of
Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

SIEVE ANALYSIS (1377-2) WASHED GRADING

Sample Source: Crushed Stone Base, CREC Yard, Bpit Quality Control Date: 22/08/2017
Sample Designation: Km 2+080 - 2+120 Subbase
Material Description: Base Layer Along

Oven Dry Mass Before Washing (g): 3118 Dry Weight (g): 3020
Oven Dry Mass After Washing (g): 2877

Percentage Percnentage Specification


Sieve Size (mm) Mass Retained (g) Passing
Retained (%) Passing (%)
Upper Lower
37.50 0.0 0.0 100.0 100

19.00 0.0 0.0 100.0 100

9.50 625.2 20.7 79.3 79

4.75 736.9 24.4 54.9 55

2.36 504.4 16.7 38.2 38

0.0425 389.6 12.9 25.3 25

0.075 483.2 16.0 9.3 9

Pan 137.7
9.3
Wash Loss 143.1

Total 3020.1

PARTICLE SIZE ANALYSIS


100

90

80

70

60
Passing (%)

50

40

30

20

10

0
0.01 0.10 1.00 10.00 100.00
Sieve (mm)

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1
Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and Maintenance of Karloken to
Fish Town (80km)

Sample source: K1+960R(16KM) Borrow pit Date 2017/8/22


Sample Designation: Km 2+080 - 2+120 Subbase

DETERMINING THE LIQUID LIMIT & PLASTICITY INDEX &LINEAR SHRINKAGE OF SOILS
LIQUID LIMIT PLASTIC LIMIT
Container number 41 25 18 75 9 15

Number of blows 42 38 23 10

Wt.of Container weight (g) 31.2 35.6 33.0 31.8 32.0 33.9
Wt.of Container +Wet soil (g) 98.5 123.9 102.0 121.4 104.9 111.0
Wt.of Container +Dry soil (g) 86.0 106.1 87.7 101.5 93.3 98.4
Wt.of water (g) 12.4 17.8 14.3 19.9 11.6 12.5
Wt.of Dry soil (g) 54.8 70.5 54.7 69.7 61.3 64.5
Moisture content (%) 22.7 25.3 26.1 28.5 19.0 19.4
Average ( %) 19.2

31

29

27
Moisture content %

25

23

21

19

17

15
0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45
No. of blows

SIEVE ANALYSIS LINEAR SHRINKAGE

Sieve size Wt/Rt %Pass Mould number

No.10 2.00 mm Initial length L0(mm)

No.40 0.425 mm Oven-dried length LD(mm)

No.200 0.075 mm
Linera Shrinkage,LS=100(1-

LD/L0) (%)
Liquid Limit 26.2

Plastic Limit 19.2 Average %

Plasticity Index 7.0

Group Index
Soil Classification

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1
Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and
Maintenance of Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

C.B.R.

K1+960R(16KM) Borrow pit 56 BLOWS 25 BL0WS 10 BLOWS

Mass air - dry sample ( g ) 5000 5000 5000


Mass Water added (g ) 495 495 495
Percent water added ( % ) 9.9 9.9 9.9
Estimated air - dry MC. ( % ) 0 0 0
Est. compaction MC. (%) 9.9 9.9 9.9
Mould Number. 3 2 1
Volume of Mould 2177 2177 2177
Mass of Mould (g) 4290 4280 4342
Mass Mould + Wet Soil. (g) 9009 8714 8509
Mass Wet Soil. (g) 4719 4434 4167
Wet Density. Kg/cu. M. 2.168 2.037 1.914
APPROX. Dry Density 1.972 1.853 1.741
Moisture Content Determination
Oven - Pan Number. 3 2 1
Mass Oven - Pan. (g) 121.0 132.0 148.0
Mass Oven - Pan + Wet Soil. (g) 587.0 562.9 629.8
Mass Oven - Pan + Dry Soil. (g) 544.2 522.7 585.2
Mass of water. (g) 42.7 40.2 44.6
Mass Dry Soil (g). 423.2 390.7 437.2
Moisture Content (%) 10.1 10.3 10.2
Back Calc. Air dry M.C. (%) 0.2 0.4 0.3
Dry Density 1.969 1.846 1.737

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1
Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and Maintenance of
Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

CBR LOAD RING NUMBER LOAD RING FACTOR:(KN/DIV ) = 0.1201


STANDARD LOAD: 0.1 mm = 13.24 13.34 STANDARD LOAD: 0.2mm = 19.96
MOULD NO.
NO. OF BLOWS 10 25 56

CALIFORNIA BEARING RATIO

CALIFORNIA BEARING RATIO

CALIFORNIA BEARING RATIO


CORRECTED FORCE KN

CORRECTED FORCE KN

CORRECTED FORCE KN
STANDARD FORCE KN

FORCE READING KN

FORCE READING KN

FORCE READING KN
PENETRATION(mm)

0.00 0 0 0 0.00
0.50 4 8 22 0.50 3
1.00 7 12 37 1.00
1.50 10 16 48
2.00 13 20 57
2.50 13.34 15 15 13.5 25 25 22.5 67 67 60.3
3.00 16 28 74
3.50 17 31 80
4.00 18 33 86
4.50 19 35 91
5.00 19.96 20 20 12.0 37 37 22.3 96 96 57.8
5.50 21 39 100
6.00 22 41 105
6.50 23 43 110

120
56 blows

100

80
CBR ( % )

60
25 blows
40

10 blows
20

0
0.00 1.00 2.00 3.00 4.00 5.00 6.00 7.00

PLUNGER PENETRATION ( mm )
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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1
Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and
Maintenance of Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

CBR DATA FORM DATE : 2017/8/26


OPERATOR :
SAMPLE NUMBER :
MODIFIED COMPACTION. MDD : = 2.009 OMC : = 9.9
MOULD NUMBER M27 M28 M5
NO. OF LAYERS 5 5 5
NO OF BLOWS PER LAYER 56 25 10
CONDITION COMPACTED SOAKED COMPACTED SOAKED COMPACTED SOAKED

MASS OF MOULD (g) 4290 4290 4280 4280 4342 4342

MASS OF MOULD + WET SOIL (g) 9009 9035 8713.705 8751.705 8508.5 8564.5

MASS OF WET SOIL (g) 4719 4745 4433.705 4471.705 4166.5 4222.5

COMPACTION MOISTURE CONTENT (%) 9.9 9.9 9.9

MASS DRY SOIL (g) 4294 4034 3791

MC AFTER SOAKING (g) 10.5 10.8 11.4

SWELL

INITIAL READING, ( mm ) 222 267 274

FINAL READING AFTER 4 DAY SOAK, ( mm ) 227 273 282

SWELL : mm / % 4.2 5.0 6.7

CBR

COMPACTED DRY DENSITY 1.969 1.846 1.737

RELATIVE COMPATION, %MDD. 98 92 86

CBR @ 0.1 PENETRATION. 60.3 22.5 13.5

CBR @ 0.2 PENETRATION. 57.8 22.3 12.0

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1
Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and
Maintenance of Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

GRAPH OF CBR AGAINST RELATIVE DENSITY


70.0

60.0

50.0

40.0
CBR ( % )

30.0

20.0

10.0

0.0
85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100

RELATIVE COMPACTION ( % )

CBR @ 98% M.D.D = 63 98.000 91.908 86.447


CBR @ 95% M.D.D = 43 60.3 22.5 13.5
CBR @ 93% M.D.D = 30

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FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT PHASE 1
Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and
Maintenance of Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

ORGANIC CONTENT DETERMINATION


Sample source: K1+960R(16KM) Borrow pit Date: 2017/8/22
Sample Designation: Km 2+080 - 2+120 Subbase

Test 1 Test 2
Porcelaine no 1 2
Mass of container (g) 584 584
Mass of container plus oven dry sample (g) 853 868
Mass of container plus muffled furnace sample (g) 852 867
organic content (%) 0.4 0.4
Average Organic Content (%) 0.4

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