Accession Number : AD0748157

Title :   Settling of Thawing Ground (O Velichine i Ossbennostyakh Razvitiya Prosadki Protaivalyushchikh Gruntov),

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

Personal Author(s) : Zhukov,V. F.

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A determination of the settling of thawing permafrost soils which are being utilized as the base for structural foundations has long been of interest to researchers and builders. The report gives an analysis of the compactibility of permafrost soils. A method for establishing the amount of settling based on physical parameters are given.

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), (*PERMAFROST, MELTING), ICE, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, STABILITY, SAND, SILT, CLAY, USSR

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE