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Table 3 Index and Classification of Broome-Pindan Soil

From: Investigation of Pindan soil modified with polymer stablisers for road pavement

Collected location Gantheaume Point Rd. (G.P) Cape Leveque (C.L)
Properties Raw Material Road Surface Material Road Shoulder Material Raw Material Road Surface Site 1 Road Surface Site 2 Road Shoulder Site 2
Gravel % 9.31 2.55 0.01 0.16 2.11 0.02 0.01
Sand % 86.65 93.99 96.7 93.81 96.36 98.03 94.29
Silt % 4.04 3.46 3.29 6.03 1.53 1.95 5.70
Specific Gravity (Gs) 2.60 2.60 2.57 2.61 2.59 2.59 2.58
Plasticity Index (PI) Non-Plastic
Soil Classification Silty Sand (SM)