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
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE