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BS 5930:1981 - WITHDRAWN (replaced by BS 5930:1999+A2:2010)

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Code of practice for site investigations

     Construction technology

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BS 5930:1981


Covers investigation of sites when assessing their suitability for the construction of civil engineering and building works and acquiring knowledge of the characteristics of a site that affect the design and construction of such work and the security of neighbouring land and property.

BSi code: BS 5930:1981
ISBN number: 0 580 12149 6
Product code: 00056552
Publication Date: 30th Apr 1981

Subjects Related to BS 5930:1981: Site investigations - Construction operations - Soils - Soil surveys - Soil sampling - Ground water - Rocks - Field testing - Excavations - Soil drilling - Aerial photography - Geological analysis - Sampling equipment - Samples - Surveys - Soil testing - Soil-testing equipment - Geophysical measurement - Reports - Log sheets - Classification systems - Symbols - Safety measures