Rock Mass Classification

Rock Mass Classification

Contents
  • Philosophy Of Quantitative Classifications
  • The Classification
  • Philosophy Of Classification System
  • Management Of Uncertainties
  • Present Day Practice
  • Scope Of The Book
  • Chapter Shear Zone Treatment In Tunnels And
  • Foundations
  • Shear Zone
  • Treatment For Tunnels
  • Treatment For Dam Foundations
  • Rock Material
  • Rock Material
  • Classification Of Rock Material
  • Class I And Ii Rocks
  • Uniaxial Compression
  • Stability In Water
  • Classification On The Basis Of Slake Durability Index
  • Chapter Rock Quality Designation
  • Rock Quality Designation (Rqd)
Direct Method
  • Indirect Methods
  • Seismic Method
  • Volumetric Joint Count
  • Weighted Joint Density
  • Surface Measurement
  • Drillhole Measurements
  • Chapter Terzaghi’s Rock Load Theory
  • Introduction
  • Rock Classes
  • Rock Mass Classification
  • Rock Load Factor
  • Modified Terzaghi’s Theory For Tunnels And Caverns
  • Chapter Rock Mass Rating (Rmr)
  • Introduction
  • Collection Of Field Data
  • Estimation Of Rock Mass Rating (Rmr)
  • Applications Of Rmr
  • Average Standup Time For Arched Roof
  • Cohesion And Angle Of Internal Friction
  • Modulus Of Deformation
  • Allowable Bearing Pressure