Dynamic Triaxial System with a TriSCAN 50 Pro Frame

Introduction Dynamic Triaxial testing is performed on soils when it is necessary to evaluate their strength and deformation properties under cyclic loading conditions. These conditions might include […]

Interchangeable Cell Kits VJ Tech

The VJ Multi-Purpose Frame is extremely versatile & can be used for the following types of test. The Multi-Purpose Consolidation Cell (MPCC) The MPCC enables 3 of […]

Rowe Cell System VJ Tech

This support document is designed to give a brief introduction to the theory of consolidation testing for a technician new to this test. This includes why the […]

Figure 1 - Typical setup for a direct shear test (Head and Epps, 2011)

Introduction This support document is designed to give a brief description of to direct shear testing procedure for a technician new to this test. This includes why the […]

Figure 1. Stress conditions in a typical triaxial test

Introduction This blog is designed to give a brief introduction to the theory of triaxial testing for a technician new to this test. This includes why the […]

Equipment Required for Sand Sample Preparation

1.     This blog describes how to setup a remoulded sand sample for a triaxial test in a standard triaxial cell using VJ Tech’s updated sample former with attachment […]

Figure 6 Oedometer Frame Corrections

Overview For some testing, system corrections may need to be applied that are not specific to a particular Instrument (e.g. Volume Change due to Cell and tube […]