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FIELD INSTRUMENTATION


Company Product Name Description
Durham Geo Slope Indicator Piezometers Stand-pipe, pneumatic, vibrating wire, multi-level vw piezometers. Vented vw and titanium pressure transducers.
Durham Geo Slope Indicator Water Level Indicators Used to measure water levels in stand-pipes and wells.
GCTS Fredlund Thermal Conductivity Sensor Unsaturated Soil sensor for measuring soil suction and temperature in the field.
Geokon Piezometers Designed to measure fluid pressures such as ground water elevations and pre pressures when buried directly in embankments, fills, etc.
Geokon Pressure Transducers For coupling directly into hydraulic or pnematic pressure lines.
Geokon Weir Monitors Water level monitoring system that uses a vibrating wire force transducer to provide a highly stable and sensitive means of monitoring water levels.
RST Instruments Vibrating Wire Piezometers Allow for measurements of pore water pressure
RST Instruments Fully Grouted Multi-point Piezometer String Allow for multiple vibrating Wire Piezometers to be connected on a single cable.
RST Instruments Push-in Pressure Cell Designed to be pushed into the ground where it can measure total earth pressure and pore water pressure within the soil.

LABORATORY EQUIPMENT


Company Product Name Description
GCTS Fredlund SWCC Device Unsaturated soil testing apparatus with great flexibility for applying matric suctions while following various stress paths

GEOMEMBRANES


Company Product Name Description
WATERSAVER.com Geomembranes WaterSaver, Inc. makes plastic membranes and liners for a variety of water management applications, including floating covers, tank covers, water barriers, and landfill liners.