Accession Number : AD0712567

Title :   PILE EXTRACTION TESTS, FAIRBANKS RESEARCH AREA.

Descriptive Note : Status rept. no. 2.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : 01 JUN 1955

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : The report describes the installation of structural columns (piles) in permafrost soils and the interactions displayed between the soil and the columns in their subsequent removal.

Descriptors :   (*FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), *PERMAFROST), (*FREEZING, SOIL MECHANICS), REINFORCED CONCRETE, PIPES, FROST HEAVE, SHEAR STRESSES, SKIN FRICTION, ARCTIC REGIONS, COLD WEATHER TESTS, TEST METHODS

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE