The dynamic plate load test is used in earthworks, civil engineering, road construction and rail track construction. It is used to determine the load-bearing capacity and to assess the compaction of soils, capping, sub base and soil improvement layers.
The test method is suitable for course-grained and mixed-grained soils up to a maximum grain size of 63 mm. The test is becoming widely accepted throughout the industry for rapid assessment and is proving popular with existing and new clients. More details are available for specific usage; please contact us for further information.