Standard Test Method for Measurement of Soil Resistivity Using the Wenner Four-Electrode Method
|Publication Date:||1 November 2020|
|ICS Code (Earthworks. Excavations. Foundation construction. Underground works):||93.020|
This test method covers the equipment and procedures for the measurement of soil resistivity, both in situ and for samples removed from the ground, for use in assessment and control of corrosion of buried structures.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses after SI units are provided for information only and are not considered standard. Soil resistivity values are reported in ohm-centimeter.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.