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Soil Mechanics and Rocks

This laboratory is considered as one of best in facility for soil mechanics laboratory in eastern part of Indonesia. With the available facilities, the lab. may perform most of the tests of soil mechanics and rock in field as well as in laboratory. The field and laboratory testing are performed in accordance with international standard tests, i.e. ASTM. The Laboratory of Soil Mechanics and Rocks is capable of conducting the following tests :

  1. Static Dutch Cone Penetrometer Test, CPT, 2.5-ton and 6-ton capacities.
  2. Soil Boring Test, hand boring for a depth to 5 meters, and machine bor for a depth to 30 meters.
  3. SPT (Standar Penetration Test)
  4. Geoelectric Test – Yokogawa Tipe 3244
  5. Loading Test and Plate Bearing Test
  6. Tests on engineering behavior of soils.
  7. Tests on physical behavior of soils.
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