what is the density of nigeria sand stone

Geotechnical properties of lateritic soil from Nimo

Nigeria. 2Department of Civil Engineering, Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria. The Plasticity Index and Maximum Dry Density of the soils were. 21 and 17 the uppermost 10m has been oxidizedto reddish lateritic sandstone [14]....

Session 4. Physical properties of tropical sandy soils

These small porosities were recorded in sandy soils with no gravel or stones thus decrease in the porosity of the 0-5 cm layer of a Nigerian loamy sand soil. They calculated an optimum ratio of 3.46 parts by mass of coarse sand to one part...

Strength of concrete produced with different sources of

(river sand) and another coarse aggregate (river stone) were dredged from Otammiri River in activities have contributed to the rise in the demand for concrete in Nigeria. Its specific gravity was 2.64, and the bulk density was 1560 kg/m3....

effect of grain size and cement content on index properties of

15 Feb 2018 Therefore, all sandstone properties have economic importance, and knowledge of these In addition to porosity and density, the study of grain size effects on point load strength SPE Nigeria Annual Int. Conf. and Exhibition....

Permeability

Sand-shale lithology was calculated, with sandstone volume decreasing with Trends In Cawc Reservoir Sands In The Niger Delta Nigeria,Using Well-Log Data resistivity, neutron and density logs from eight wells were used in the analysis....

Geometrical and Topological Analysis of Pore Space

23 Jul 2020 information about the sandstone pore structures is not fully available. In this study, we obtain large coordination numbers, large connectivity densities and low tortuosities. Sandstone Formation in the Niger Delta, Nigeria....

Suitability of Awka

17 Jan 2018 sand. It is reported by Geological Survey Agency of Nigeria that 50.8 density, specific gravity, aggregate crushing value, aggregate impact...

Experimental datasets on properties of river sand as an

Experimental tests carried out on river sand and crushed rock as aggregates include: Grain size distribution, Specific gravity, moisture Crushed stone as fine aggregate Data source location, Ota, Atan, Ado-odo Local Government Area, Ogun State, Nigeria. Mass of Empty Pycnometer + Sample + Water (g), 526, 536....

comparative analysis of sandcrete hollow blocks and laterite

Keywords: Sandcrete hollow blocks, Laterite interlocking blocks, Density, Compressive a wall as a continuous, usually vertical structure of brick, stone, concrete, timber or readily available in Nigeria and that it requires a very small quantity of cement. Sharp sand was used as fine aggregates and it was made free from....

Variations in soils derived from an erodible sandstone

20 Sep 2017 Variations in soils derived from an erodible sandstone formation and factors and landslide to the erosion and slide densities, and to determine the Soil erosion problems on an Alfisoil in Western Nigeria and their control....

geotechnical properties of ajali sandstone in enugu, nigeria

State from the Ajali sandstone were subjected to geotechnical analysis (moisture content, sieve analysis distribution of the size of grains in a given soil mass....

Optimization of the Strength of Concrete Made From Nigerian

depends greatly on the specific gravity of crushed stones as well as the weight of concrete. aggregate density as well as soft with porous concrete produce weak Fine Aggregate: Naturally occurring river sand was obtained from the banks...

Characteristics and classification of soils derived from Awi

13 Oct 2018 Profiles of soils developed on Awi sandstone formation in Akamkpa Local. Government Area of Cross River State-Nigeria. Bulk density values...

Process parameters optimization for eco

Civil Engineering Department, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria 1 Bulk density (BD) Coconut shell ash (CSA), compressive strength (CS), cuttings, which are fine fragments of shale and sandstone, to improve the....

Density of Common Building Materials per Cubic Foot

These values for density of some common building materials were collected from sites across the Internet and are Crushed Stone, 100 lb/ft3, 1,600 kg/m3....

Better Porosity Estimate of Gas Sandstone Reservoirs Using

Abstract Neutron/density measurements have been used to derive formation porosity. While this yields acceptable results in clean liquid-filled lithologies (sands)...

Silicosis among grindstone cutters in the north of Nigeria

Nigerian homes are quarried from sandstone in a small group of villages near Kano in the extreme The prevalence of silicosis in these open-cast sandstone quarriers is unexpectedly high. tend to increase the dust density. Gupta et al....

Density and reservoir properties of Cretaceous rocks in

The reservoir properties of the Asu River Group sandstones indicate that they cannot make on Reservoir Quality of Mamu Sandstone, Anambra Basin, Nigeria....

permeability

geophysical logs comprising gamma ray, resistivity, neutron and density logs from eight wells were depth reveals that shale lithology increases with depth, while sandstone decreases. Porosity, Permeability, Reservoir, Lithology, Nigeria....

Correlation Between Physiomechanical Parameters and

Keywords Strength · Density · Porosity · Sandstones · Nigeria 1 Introduction Over of Nigeria is characterised with enormous quantity of sandstone deposits with...

Heavy mineral analysis of Eocene sands and sandstones of

23 Jun 2019 The heavy minerals present in lithologic sand and sandstone units of Nanka and density) that affect selective sorting due to hydraulic effects, and each samples from Kolmani River-1 well, Northern Benue Trough, Nigeria....

Porosity and Bulk Density of Sedimentary Rocks

an arbitrary value of 2.65 gcm-3 for bulk density in his calculations. Sorby (1908) gave the porosity of sandstone, shale, and slate obtained by imbibition of water...

Standard sand for geotechnical engineering and

In Nigeria, sand is used as aggregates in the construction industry, test The Ottawa standard sand is derived from the Middle Ordovician St. Peter Sandstone near (BS1377:1990 Part 4), density tests (BS1377:1990 Part 4:5), Particle Size...

Characterization of a Massive Sandstone Interval

5 Jan 2014 sandstone units of Doko Member of Bida Formation [1], exposed around basin, a major inland sedimentary basin in Nigeria (Fig. 1). The Bida A particle density of 2.65 g/cm3 [after Fetter, 11] was used since the bulk of the...

Engineering Properties of Some Basement Rocks of Nigeria

1 Oct 2019 Ondo State, Nigeria as aggregates for pavement construction, eight sandstone, shale, coal, sandstone, and mudstone dominated the southern parts. This is consistent with the determined density of metamorphic rocks [5]....

Palm Kernel Shells as a partial replacement for Sand in

and density of the PKS block increases up to 10% PKS replacement, and furthermore It is reported that over 90% of physical infrastructure in Ghana, Nigeria and other African crushed stone was reported as 4.8 and 24% respectively....

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