Accession Number : AD0739958

Title :   Development of the Process of Pre-Construction Thawing and Consolidation of Permafrost (Raxvitie Protsessa Predpostroechnogo Ottaivaniya i Uplotneniya Vechnomerzlogo Grunta),

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

Personal Author(s) : Zhukov,V. F. ; Frolov,I. I.

Report Date : APR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The article includes materials obtained from observations (1960) of the development of thawing and consolidation of a thawing base during the pre-construction electric heating and electrical-osmotic compaction conducted at Vorkuta in the experimental construction of an apartment building. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERMAFROST, MELTING), (*FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), CONSTRUCTION), SOILS, HEATING, ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT, TEMPERATURE, MOISTURE, DRILLING, DENSIMETERS, GAMMA RAYS, USSR

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE