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Barr’s Jeong-Yun Won and Francisco Hernandez Martinez present at geotechnical conference in Seoul

October 5, 2017

Jeong-Yun Won and Francisco Hernandez Martinez spoke at the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering in Seoul, Korea. Jeong-Yun’s presentation (pictured below), “Stress Path Triaxial Tests for a Deep Open Cut Excavation,” focused on the importance of stress path testing when assessing shear strengths of soil during an excavation. Francisco’s presentation, “Piezoprobe Test Interpretation on Soft Clay,” addressed the preferred four-step methodology for interpreting piezoprobe dissipation tests on soft clay.

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Barr’s Jeong-Yun Won and Francisco Hernandez Martinez present at geotechnical conference in Seoul