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