Accession Number : AD0711909

Title :   FOUNDATIONS AND BASES ON PERPETUALLY FROZEN GROUND,

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

Personal Author(s) : Dokuchaev,V. V.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 163

Abstract : The book sets forth practical methods of designing foundations on perpetually frozen soils. The first chapter contains brief information on the structural properties of frozen soils and ways to use them for bases for buildings, while the second and third chapters deal with methods of designing foundations on bases composed of frozen and thawing soils. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), ARCTIC REGIONS), PERMAFROST, SOILS, SOIL MECHANICS, CIVIL ENGINEERING, DESIGN, MELTING, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, USSR

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE