Accession Number : AD0712631

Title :   FROST INVESTIGATIONS. PREDICTION OF FREEZING TEMPERATURE PENETRATION IN NEW ENGLAND.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS

Report Date : JUN 1955

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The report presents a summary of mean freezing indexes for all U. S. Weather Bureau Stations in New England at which temperatures have been recorded for a sufficient length of time to establish mean values. It also gives the elevation of each station and the number of years upon which the mean is based.

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, FREEZING), PENETRATION, MOISTURE, DENSITY, INDEXES, PAVEMENTS, TABLES(DATA), TEMPERATURE, MAINE, VERMONT, NEW HAMPSHIRE, MASSACHUSETTS, CONNECTICUT, RHODE ISLAND

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE