Climate in Relation to Frost Action

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleReport, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada; Volume 59
Physical description15 p.
AbstractIn practically all of Canada and most of the United States frost action is a problem of major importance in highway and airport engineering. The term "frost action" is used here in its broad sense to include any detrimental effect on engineering works resulting from the penetration of frost below the surface of the ground.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number19776
NPARC number20378348
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Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-10-03
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