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A Study of Correlation between SPT N-value and Exerted Electrical Energy Required for Ground Drilling II : Application Study (Field Pilot Test)

지반굴착에 소요되는 전기에너지와 표준관입시험 N값과의 상관관계 연구 II : 적용성 평가(현장시험시공)

  • Choi, Changho (Dept. of Geotechnical Engineering, Korea Institute of Construction Technology)
  • Received : 2012.12.04
  • Accepted : 2012.12.24
  • Published : 2012.12.30

Abstract

In this application study, field pilot tests were performed to evaluate the validity of a proposed formula between the exerted electrical energy and SPT N-value based on the result of the basic study. Measurement sensors and recording system were developed to obtain exerted motor current and drilling depth in a field. By using the correlation formula proposed in the basic study, the measured motor current and boring speed were applied to predict SPT N-value and the predicted N-values were compared to SPT N-value of site exploration. From the comparisons it is verified that the exerted electrical energy to bore ground might be used to predict SPT N-value and pile tip location.

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