ROCK MECHANICS LABORATORY

Lecturer in Charge                  :           Dr. L.I.N. De Silva

Technical Officer in Charge    :           Mr. D. G. S. Vithanage

 

Equipment                        

Testing Facilities

Los Angeles Abrasion Test Apparatus

To perform Los Angeles Abrasion Test

Point Load Test Apparatus

To determine the Point Load Index

Core Drilling Machine

To perform Extrusion of Core Samples

Slake Durability Test Apparatus

To perform Slake Durability Test

Uniaxial Compression Machine

To determine Uniaxial Compression Strength of rock core Samples

 

                                      

                       Triaxial Test                                                      Direct Shear Test