Accession Number : AD0712362

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1944-1945. REPORT ON DOW FIELD, BANGOR, MAINE.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : JUN 1945

Pagination or Media Count : 248

Abstract : The report presents the results of the frost investigation conducted at Dow Field, Bangor, Maine during the period from September 1944 through June 1945. The investigation at Dow Field includes 3 test areas in which observations were made of ground water table, frost penetration, ice segregation, water content and density. Pavement bearing tests, traffic tests and foundation modulus tests were conducted. (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