Accession Number:

AD0723169

Title:

Action of Ice on Engineering Structures

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

321.0

Abstract:

Contents Nature of interaction of ice and structures Survey of physico-mechanical properties of river ice Pressure of ice on structural abutments supports Pressure of ice on structures of considerable extent, and other cases Natural methods of determining ice pressure on structural supports Experience gained in determining actual pressure of ice on structures by use of kinematic method Passage of ice and size of ice-admitting openings Findings and conclusions.

Subject Categories:

  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE