Accession Number : AD0732366

Title :   Strength Properties of Some Pacific and Indian Oceans Sediments

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Apr 1969-Jul 1970

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s) : Anderson, D G

PDF Url : AD0732366

Report Date : Aug 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 91

Abstract : Sediment engineering properties, including vane shear strength data and classification test results, are summarized for core samples from 18 locations in the southwest Pacific and eastern Indian Oceans. This summary presents information on the engineering properties of soils from the areas of investigation.

Descriptors :   *OCEAN BOTTOM, *SEDIMENTATION, CLASSIFICATION, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, CONTINENTAL SHELVES, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, FLEXURAL STRENGTH, IDENTIFICATION, INDIAN OCEAN, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, PACIFIC OCEAN, SHALLOW WATER, SOILS

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE