Accession Number : AD0752108

Title :   Petrographic Examination of Clays and Shales and Temperature Rise Test of Concrete, Amistad Dam, Texas,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Luke,Wilbur T. ; Thornton,Henry T. , Jr

Report Date : JUL 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The report includes results of two types of laboratory investigations conducted to develop information in connection with the construction of Amistad Dam; these consist of studies on foundation materials, and a study on the adiabatic temperature rise of concrete.

Descriptors :   (*DAMS, FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES)), (*FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), PETROGRAPHY), (*CONCRETE, THERMAL PROPERTIES), CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, MIXTURES, CLAY, SHALE, TEST METHODS, TEXAS

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE