Capability of penetration tests in geotechnical research and practice

Proceedings of the 1st Europe-China workshop

The 1st Europe-China workshop on "Capability of Penetration Tests in Geotechnical Research and Practice" offers a number of contributions on research and practical topics related to geotechnical caraterization of soil deposits and design of foundations. The workshop was an occasion to compare the European practice in using penetration tests with those currently adopted in China and actually under development.