Accession Number : AD0711901

Title :   MINUTES OF SIPRE SNOW COMPACTION CONFERENCE 4-5 SEPTEMBER 1952.

Descriptive Note : Conference rept.

Corporate Author : SNOW ICE AND PERMAFROST RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT WILMETTE ILL

Report Date : SEP 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : Contents: List of conferees; Minutes of the conference; Agenda of conference; Minimum program of measurements to be made on snow in relation to snow compaction work; Snow compaction measurements to be made if adequate personnel and equipment are available; Instructions for use of Rammsonde; Meteorological observations to be made at test sites; Simplified field classification of natural snow type for engineering purposes; DED snow compaction school; and Graph forms for recording data.

Descriptors :   (*SNOW, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES), (*CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, ARCTIC REGIONS), SYMPOSIA, INSTRUMENTATION, CLASSIFICATION, HARDNESS, SAMPLING, PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION, DATA PROCESSING, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, REPORTS, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE