Accession Number : AD0712430

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1946-1947. APPENDIX 1. REPORT ON NEW ENGLAND DIVISION INVESTIGATIONS. PART 1. REPORT ON DOW FIELD, BANGOR, MAINE. PART 2. REPORT ON TEST SECTION, DOW FIELD, BANGOR, MINE. PART 3. REPORT ON BEDFORD AIRFIELD, BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : AUG 1947

Pagination or Media Count : 234

Abstract : This report contains, in detail, a description of tests and methods, the data collected, and the results of the frost investigation conducted during the period from 1 July 1946 through 2 July 1947. The investigation included 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.

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

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE