Accession Number : AD0712360

Title :   INVESTIGATION OF THE STRENGTH PROPERTIES OF FROZEN SOILS, FISCAL YEAR 1953. REPORT OF INVESTIGATIONS.

Descriptive Note : Draft rept.,

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Kaplar,Chester W.

Report Date : JUN 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 197

Abstract : The report contains the test results and data obtained during the third consecutive year of investigational laboratory work on the strength properties of frozen soils. The studies reported herein are a continuation of the investigational program initiated in Fiscal Year 1951 and extended in Fiscal Year 1952. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, *FREEZING), COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, TENSILE PROPERTIES, SHEAR STRESSES, SAMPLING, ICE, FROST HEAVE, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, STATISTICAL DATA

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE