Accession Number : AD0712354


Title :   FROST INVESTIGATION 1945-1946. REPORT ON TRUAX FIELD, MADISON, WISCONSIN.


Corporate Author : ARCTIC CONSTRUCTION AND FROST EFFECTS LAB BOSTON MASS


Report Date : JUN 1946


Pagination or Media Count : 107


Abstract : The scope of the investigation at Truax Field included periodic test pits to determine the changes in soil conditions, observation of air and subsurface temperatures, ground water observations, measurement of frost heave and and subsidence, and field plate bearing tests. (Author)


Descriptors :   (*LANDING FIELDS, FREEZING), (*FREEZING, SOIL MECHANICS), SOILS, FROST HEAVE, PAVEMENTS, DRAINAGE, WATER, ICE, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, SAMPLING, STATISTICAL DATA, WISCONSIN


Subject Categories : TERMINAL FLIGHT FACILITIES
      SNOW, ICE AND PERMAFROST


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE