Accession Number : ADA194140

Title :   Foundation Design against Frost Action in Europe.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Aug 86-Mar 88,

Corporate Author : QUEEN'S UNIV BELFAST (NORTHERN IRELAND)

Personal Author(s) : Farouki, Omar T

PDF Url : ADA194140

Report Date : Mar 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 365

Abstract : This report is an enhancement of DAJA45-86-M-0481 (R&D 5675-EN- 01). The report includes: Design Criteria, Slab-on-grade Foundation, Foundation with crawl space or basement, Frost protection of unheated buildings, Design with open foundations, Frost protection during winter construction, Retaining walls and bridge foundations, and Insulation properties and use.

Descriptors :   *FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), *FROST, BRIDGES, CONSTRUCTION, THERMAL INSULATION, PROTECTION, WALLS, WINTER, PENETRATION, BASEMENTS, WALLS, MILITARY ENGINEERING, EUROPE, SOILS, FREEZING

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE