Prior to the publication of a “Standard” whether an ISO, EN or BS these are available to review at https://drafts.bsigroup.com/
This month there are a number of key geotechnical standards available for review including:
- ENISO 14688-1 Geotechnical investigation and testing — Identification and classification of soil — Part 1: Identification and description
EN ISO 14688-2 Geotechnical investigation and testing – Identification and classification of soil – Part 2: Principles for a classification
EN ISO 14689-1 Geotechnical investigation and testing – Identification and classification of rock Part 1: Identification and description
Anyone can log in, review the draft standard and make comments. As much of our industry is governed by standards this is a key opportunity to help drive technical excellence. Why not take the opportunity and have your say? Comments deadline for the above soils standards is 31 July 2016 and 1 August 2016 for the above rock standard.