Accession Number : AD0749992

Title :   Nondestructive Dynamic Testing of Proposed Radar Sites, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Report Date : JUL 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : Tests were conducted to obtain data pertinent to the elastic characteristics of materials underlying three proposed sites, designated RAMPART, AMRAD, and MIPIR, for radar facilities at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Seismic tests in the form of refraction and uphole surveys were conducted, as well as vibration tests. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOIL MECHANICS, *RADAR STATIONS), GUIDED MISSILE RANGES, SITE SELECTION, NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING, SEISMIC WAVES, NEW MEXICO

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE