Accession Number : AD0712627

Title :   SOIL TEMPERATURE AND GROUND FREEZING,

Corporate Author : HIGHWAY RESEARCH BOARD WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Haley,James F. ; Linell,Kenneth A. ; Crabb,George A. , Jr. ; Carlson,Harry ; Johnson,A. W.

Report Date : 1953

Pagination or Media Count : 131

Abstract : Contents: Cold-room studies of frost action in soils, a progress report; Frost design criteria for pavements; Soil-temperature comparisons under varying covers; Calculation of depth of freezing and thawing under pavements; Frost-action research needs.

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, *FROST HEAVE), (*ROADS, CONSTRUCTION), FREEZING, ICE, PAVEMENTS, FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), DESIGN, TEMPERATURE, MELTING, FLEXIBLE STRUCTURES, DRAINAGE, TEST FACILITIES, REPORTS

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE