Accession Number : AD0712383

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1944-1945. APPENDIX 5. REPORT ON TRUAX FIELD, MADISON, WISCONSIN.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : JUN 1945

Pagination or Media Count : 145

Abstract : The purpose of this report is to present the complete results of the investigation performed by the Milwaukee District at Truax Field. The general scope of the investigation included field tests to determine the development of frost in the soil and changes in soil and pavement conditions as a result of the frost; laboratory tests on pavement, base and subgrade materials; and traffic tests during the frost melting period. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LANDING FIELDS, FREEZING), (*FREEZING, SOIL MECHANICS), FROST HEAVE, PAVEMENTS, WATER, ICE, FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), TRAFFICABILITY, SAMPLING, TEST METHODS, WISCONSIN

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE