Accession Number : AD0874913

Title :   Frost Protection via Insulating Materials,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH

Personal Author(s) : Skogseid, Anders

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : Various methods for preventing frost heave action on pavements are discussed. Insulation materials and heat, with the merits and economic feasibility of each, for highway construction in Norway are given.

Descriptors :   (*FROST HEAVE, NORWAY), (*PAVEMENTS, THERMAL INSULATION), BUILDINGS, DAMAGE, THERMAL INSULATION, POLYETHYLENE PLASTICS, CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, SOILS, MOISTURE, STYRENE PLASTICS, HEAT, PENETRATION, COSTS, REINFORCING MATERIALS.

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE