Accession Number:

AD0874910

Title:

Designing Roads to Protect Against Ground Frost in Sweden (Die Bemessung der Strassen gegen Bodenfrost in Schweden),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

186.0

Abstract:

Table of contents Designing roads to protect against ground frost in Sweden Tests on the use of thermal-insulating layers in road construction Electric analog tests for studying thermal insulating layers in roads Temperature studies on concrete pavements with and without thermal insulating layers Experience gained from experimental sections laid with insulating courses of foamed plastics Testing frost inhibiting layers in Edsvalla, Sweden Heat and moisture conditions inconnection with insulating layers used as frost protection in road construction Thermal insulation of roadways against frost heaves Experiences with frost protection using various thermal insulating materials in Finland, 1965-1968 Frost protection through use of thermal insulating courses.

Subject Categories:

  • Soil Mechanics
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE