Accession Number : AD0715052

Title :   Planning of Building for Far Northern Regions,

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

Personal Author(s) : Kushnev,A. P.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 176

Abstract : This book has for its subject the know-how gained in designing and constructing buildings under the complex engineering and geological conditions of the Extreme North. It offers recommendations for designing and production of various building structures used successfully for the erection of residential and industrial buildings on the permafrost grounds in the city of Noril'sk. It analyses the problems connected with reducing the cost of residential and industrial construction. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CONSTRUCTION, ARCTIC REGIONS), (*BUILDINGS, CONSTRUCTION), CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, STRUCTURAL MEMBERS, FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), SOIL MECHANICS, PERMAFROST, DESIGN, USSR

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE