Data description/Result options

Specification of soil model wizard soil types (Wizard Table)

Data description/Result options:

LAYER:

Identity name of soil type

TYPE:

Main soil type: Gravel, sand, loam, clay or peat

SUBTYPE:

Subtype of main soil type sand: Clean, slightly silty, highly silty

GAMMA:

(Mean) volume weight of soil with natural humidity

GAMMASAT:

Volume weight of saturated soil

PHI:

Angle of internal friction of soil

DELTA:

Angle of friction between pipe and soil

C':

Cohesion of soil when drained

CU:

Cohesion of undrained soil

FM:

Packing factor of soil type

D*KVMIN:

The shrinkage pressure of soil type is defined as the outer diameter of the pipeline multiplied with the minimum subgrade reaction modulus

MU:

The shrinkage percentage of the soil type, being dependent of the trench filling compression

G:

Shear modulus of soil type

UF:

Ultimate friction distance of soil type

E:

Young's modulus of soil for an effective vertical grain pressure of 100 kPa

TEXT:

Descriptive text of the specific soil type


Last changed: 14/09/2016

See also:

Table description