Geotechnical Engineering Department of Civil Engineering, KMUTT

Laboratory

Standard oedometer
- capable for performing standard consolidation test
- incremental vertical stress applied by deadweight
- axial load and settlement recorded by automated system

Direct shear test apparatus
- capable for testing in both saturated and unsaturated conditions
- vertical stress applied by deadweight
- shear stress applied by a driven motor
- adjustable shearing velocity
- test data recorded by automated system

Unconfined compression test apparatus
- capacity = 50 kN
- adjustable displacement rate
- adjustable loading direction
- test data recorded by automated system

CBR test apparatus
- capacity = 100 kN
- adjustable displacement rate
- adjustable loading direction
- test data recorded by automated system

Cyclic triaxial apparatus 
‐ capacity = 5 kN 
‐ adjustable stress rate 
‐ adjustable loading direction 
‐  programmable  multiple  loading  history  (e.g.,  stress  rate, 
direction, cyclic loading frequency, creep loading) 
‐ feedback controllable 
‐ test data recorded by automated system