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Title: Cone Penetrometer N Factor Determination Testing Results

This document contains the results of testing activities to determine the empirical 'N Factor' for the cone penetrometer in kaolin clay simulant. The N Factor is used to releate resistance measurements taken with the cone penetrometer to shear strength.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
Report Number(s):
RPP-RPT-56006 Rev 0
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Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Hanford Site (HNF), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Environmental Management (EM)
Contributing Orgs:
Washington River Protection Solutions LLC
Country of Publication:
United States
12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE Cone penetrometer, BDGRE, DSGRE, 241-AN-101, 241-AN-106, shear strength, GOnsite!, Icone, Icontrol, N Factor