Accession Number : AD0675692

Title :   FROST HEAVE IN ICE RINKS AND COLD STORAGE BUILDINGS.

Descriptive Note : Canadian building digest,

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

Personal Author(s) : Brown,W. G.

Report Date : JUN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The document discusses the deformation of interior frozen floors by frost heave, and suggests methods useful in reducing problems or avoiding damage arising from soil freezing beneath such floors.

Descriptors :   (*FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), FREEZING), (*FROST HEAVE, INHIBITION), FLOORS, BUILDINGS, DEFORMATION, DAMAGE, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, SOILS, TEMPERATURE, THICKNESS, SITE SELECTION, THERMAL INSULATION, SUBSTRATES, MATERIALS, HEATING, CANADA, COSTS

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE