Accession Number : AD0712356

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1945-1946. REPORT ON DOW FIELD, BANGOR, MAINE.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : JUN 1946

Pagination or Media Count : 101

Abstract : The report presents the results of the frost investigation conducted at Dow Field, Bangor, Maine during the period from 11 October 1945 through June 1946. The investigation at Dow Field includes four test areas in which observations were made of ground water table, subsurface temperatures, frost penetration, ice segregation, water content, and density. Plate bearing tests were conducted. The climatic and other general conditions related to the frost investigation at Dow Field also are included in this report. (Author)

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

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE