sandstone quarries investigation

  • Geotechnical investigation at disused quarry using CPT

    EPS assisted a client in fulfilling the pre-planning requirements for a housing development at the site of a former quarry. The investigation evaluated risks to future residents whilst also providing geotechnical information for appropriate foundation design at a site with potentially highly variable ground conditions.

  • Quarries and transportation routes of Angkor monument ...

    1. Introduction. Sandstone, laterite, and brick are the main construction materials in the Angkor monuments. Three types of sandstones are found in the monuments, but a gray to yellowish brown sandstone (feldspathic arenite) is most common among them (Uchida et al., 1998).In this study, we conducted an investigation of quarries and transportation routes of the sandstone.