Construction in Cold Regions / Edition 1

Construction in Cold Regions / Edition 1

by Terry T. McFadden, F. Lawrence Bennett, Stephen Bennett
     
 

Written as a reference on effective engineering practice for construction activities in Arctic and Sub-Arctic regions. It is based on many sources around the world including the Soviet Union and China where people live and work in very low temperatures. Provides a broad look at overall problems found by engineers, contractors and builders, including case histories

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Overview

Written as a reference on effective engineering practice for construction activities in Arctic and Sub-Arctic regions. It is based on many sources around the world including the Soviet Union and China where people live and work in very low temperatures. Provides a broad look at overall problems found by engineers, contractors and builders, including case histories that illustrate actual projects throughout the cold regions of the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471525035
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/15/1991
Series:
Wiley Series of Practical Construction Guides Series, #70
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.65(h) x 1.61(d)

Table of Contents

Case Studies.

Introduction to Cold Regions.

Preparing Equipment for Work in the Cold.

Foundation Construction.

Buildings.

Road, Airfield, and Island Embankments.

Pipelines.

Ice.

Management of Cold-Regions Construction.

History.

Epilogue.

References.

Appendix.

Index.

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