Accession Number : AD0712553

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1945-1946. APPENDIX 5. REPORT ON PIERRE AIRFIELD, PIERRE, SOUTH DAKOTA. APPENDIX 6. REPORT ON SIOUX FALLS AIRFIELD, SIOUX FALLS, SOUTH DAKOTA.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : JUN 1946

Pagination or Media Count : 148

Abstract : The report presents the results of the frost investigation conducted at Pierre Airfield, Pierre, South Dakota, Sioux Falls Airfield, Sioux Falls, S. D., during the period 14 November 1945 through June 1946, and supplements the results of the investigations conducted during the period 13 November 1944 through 1 May 1945, and reported on in June 1945. The investigation included the observation of subsurface temperatures, frost penetration, pavement heaving and ground water table.

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

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE