Accession Number:

ADP004801

Title:

An Overview of Ice Drilling Technology,

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Corporate Author:

NEBRASKA UNIV LINCOLN

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Report Date:

1984-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Significant advances in ice drilling technology since the Ice-Core Drilling technology since the Ice-Core Drilling Symposium at Lincoln, Neb., in August 1974 are reviewed. Three examples are the flame jet and hot water drilling through the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica and the deep core drilling at Dye 3 in South Greenland.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE