Accession Number : AD0711905

Title :   USE OF FOAM PLASTICS FOR PREVENTING SEASONAL GROUND FREEZING,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s) : Priimak,A. I.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The report describes experimental efforts to install foam plastics in excavations to act as thermal protection against freezing.

Descriptors :   (*THERMAL INSULATION, EXPANDED PLASTICS), (*ROADS, FREEZING), ARCTIC REGIONS, SOILS, ICE, MELTING, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, POROSITY, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, USSR

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE