Accession Number : AD0712533

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1944-1945. COMPREHENSIVE REPORT.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : FEB 1947

Pagination or Media Count : 120

Abstract : The purpose of the report is to unify and summarize the results of observations and tests made at various airfields in the U. S. and reported in detail as appendices to this report, and to present the recommended design and evaluation criteria resulting from a study of the accumulated data. (Author)

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

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE