Accession Number : AD0652774

Title :   USE OF ICE, SNOW AND FROZEN SOIL IN ENGINEERING STRUCTURES.

Descriptive Note : Technical translation,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF BUILDING RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Voitkovskii,K. F. ; Krylov,M. M.

Report Date : 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : This translation reviews the use of ice, snow and frozen soil as construction materials in permafrost regions. The design and construction of engineering structures of snow, ice and frozen soil are described. The chapter concludes with a discussion of the construction and operation of ice-walled storehouses.

Descriptors :   (*CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, BUILDINGS), (*PERMAFROST, STRUCTURES), SNOW, ICE, CLIMATE, SOIL MECHANICS, STABILITY, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, RECRYSTALLIZATION

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE