Standardization of geotechnical aspects in the field of building and civil engineering, including (related) properties of soil and rock.

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Published ISO standards *


ISO standards under development *

Participating members
Observing members

* number includes updates

Reference Title Type
ISO/TC 182/WG 2   Monitoring in Geotechnical Engineering Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 4   Drilling and sampling methods and groundwater measurements Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 7   Cone and piezocone penetration tests Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 8   Borehole expansion tests Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 9   Geotechnical aspects of geophysical methods Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 10   Laboratory testing of rocks Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 11   Static testing of geotechnical structures Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 12   Standardization in geophysics Working group
ISO/TC 182/WG 13   Laboratory testing of soils Working group
Liaison Committees to ISO/TC 182

The committees below can access the documents of ISO/TC 182:

Reference Title ISO/IEC
ISO/TC 172/SC 6 Geodetic and surveying instruments ISO
ISO/TC 190 Soil quality ISO
ISO/TC 268/SC 1 Smart community infrastructures ISO
ISO/TC 269/SC 1 Infrastructure ISO


Organizations in liaison (Category A and B)
Acronym Title Category
WFEO World Federation of Engineering Organizations A

ISO/TC 182 - Secretariat

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