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Geotechnical & Geological Engineering

, Volume 11, Issue 4, pp 269–272 | Cite as

Correlation between point load index and compressive strength for quartzite rocks

  • V. K. Singh
  • D. P. Singh
Technical Note

Summary

The relationship of the point load test with uniaxial compressive strength was examined using quartzite rocks to substantiate the existing correlations.

Keywords

Point load text compressive strength quartzite rocks 

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© Chapman & Hall 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. K. Singh
    • 1
  • D. P. Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Slope Stability DivisionCentral Mining Research StationDhanbadIndia
  2. 2.Rock Mechanics Division, Department of Mining Engineering, Institute of TechnologyBanaras Hindu University, UPIndia

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