Report No. : Geospec 3

Report Title : Model Specification for Soil Testing

Author : Geotechnical Engineering Office


This Geospec presents the recommended standard methods for testing of soils in Hong Kong for civil engineering purposes, which supersedes GEO Report No. 36. It is divided into three parts. Part I gives general and technical guidance on planning and supervising laboratory tests, to ensure that quality test results are obtained. Part II and Part III provide detailed technical procedures for individual tests.

Continuously Updated Version incorporating Amendments:

No. Item Issue Date
1 Model Specification for Soil Testing (2017 Version) (5.56MB) 29 August 2017

Original Version and Amendments:

No. Item Further Information
2 Original Version and Amendments Go To