Why does the calculation give design data for Granular soils but not for Cohesive soils?

Last updated October 15, 2019 by Tekla Structural Designer Global Support tekla.structuraldesigner.ghd@trimble.com

Why does the calculation give design data for Granular soils but not for Cohesive soils?

Background

For the following calculations for Granular soil the engineer can select from several options to specify the soil material, compaction and angularity etc which automatically set the soil design values (e.g. as shown below for the Pad footing analysis and design (