Accession Number : AD0712354

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1945-1946. REPORT ON TRUAX FIELD, MADISON, WISCONSIN.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : JUN 1946

Pagination or Media Count : 107

Abstract : The scope of the investigation at Truax Field included periodic test pits to determine the changes in soil conditions, observation of air and subsurface temperatures, ground water observations, measurement of frost heave and and subsidence, and field plate bearing tests. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LANDING FIELDS, FREEZING), (*FREEZING, SOIL MECHANICS), SOILS, FROST HEAVE, PAVEMENTS, DRAINAGE, WATER, ICE, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, SAMPLING, STATISTICAL DATA, WISCONSIN

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE