There are several correlations that can be used to estimate soil properties and characteristics from Cone Penetration Test (CPT) data in Alberta, Canada. These correlations are typically based on empirical relationships that have been developed from soil testing and in situ measurements. Here are some examples of correlations between Standard Penetration Test (SPT) and CPT data that are commonly used in Alberta:

It is important to note that these correlations are only approximate, and the actual soil properties may vary significantly from these estimates. It is also important to consider the limitations and uncertainties associated with these correlations when using them in geotechnical design.

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