Accession Number : AD0738346

Title :   Project Danny Boy - Engineering-Geologic Investigations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Nugent,R. C. ; Banks,D. C.

Report Date : NOV 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 105

Abstract : The report presents results of the detailed postshot geological and engineering investigations conducted by the Army Waterways Experiment Station at the Danny Boy site in basalt of Buckboard Mesa within the Nevada Test site where a nuclear cratering experiment was conducted.

Descriptors :   (*NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, BASALT), (*BASALT, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), (*NUCLEAR INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS, *CRATERING), BLAST, DEFORMATION, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), RUPTURE, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, PETROGRAPHY, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, POROSITY, TENSILE PROPERTIES, ENGINEERING GEOLOGY, NEVADA

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE