Accession Number : AD0741855
Title : Development of Methods for Determining Ice Pressure on Bridge Piers in the USSR,
Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H
Personal Author(s) : Korzhavin,K. N.
Report Date : APR 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 18
Abstract : ;Contents: Functioning of bridge piers during ice drift period; Extent to which problem has been studied; Evaluating the role of a structure's sloped edge; Evaluating the mechanical properties of ice during ice motion; Regioning of USSR territory according to strength of spring ice; Certain additional suggestions on allowing for the dynamic pressure of ice, included in instructions SN 76-66; Evaluating the effect of dynamic pressure of blocking and jamming masses on structures; The development of methods for determing the dynamic pressure of ice on bridge piers in the USSR.
Descriptors : (*BRIDGES, LOADS(FORCES)), (*ICE, BRIDGES), DEFORMATION, PRESSURE, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, SEA ICE, SIBERIA, USSR
Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE