Accession Number : AD0715044

Title :   Experience in the Planning, Construction, and Use of Earth Dams at Norilsk

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s) : Borisov,G. A.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The article describes dam construction methods in permafrost whereby artificial refrigeration is employed to bond structures to subsoils.

Descriptors :   (*CONSTRUCTION, *ARCTIC REGIONS), (*DAMS, CONSTRUCTION), DESIGN, SOIL MECHANICS, PERMAFROST, REFRIGERATION SYSTEMS, SOILS, COOLING, USSR

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE