A ROAD FROM THE ATLANTIC TO THE PACIFIC THROUGH THE JANA PASS

UNA RUTA DEL ATLANTICO AL PACIFICO POR EL PASO DE JAMA

THIS REPORT DESCRIBES THE STUDIES NECESSARY TO SET UP THE ALIGNMENT OF A PERMANENT ROAD BETWEEN THE PROVINCES OF JUJUY (ARGENTINA) AND ANTOFAGASTA (CHILE) THROUGH THE ANDES. A STUDY IS PRESENTED OF THE GEOGRAPHICAL, TOPOGRAPHIC, CLIMATOLOGICAL, GEOLOGICAL AND ECONOMIC FACTORS OF THE REGION, THE GEOTECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SOIL AND THE MATERIALS ALONG THE ROUTE. A DETAILED STUDY OF THE CHARACTERISTICS OF THE TERRAIN IN THE VARIOUS SECTIONS OF THE ALIGNMENT SELECTED IS APPENDED.

  • Corporate Authors:

    DIRECCION DE PUBLICACIONES DE LA UNIVERSIDAD DE JUJUY

    GORRITI 237
    JUJUY,   Argentina 
  • Authors:
    • PALANCA, M I
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • Pagination: 62P

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  • Accession Number: 01289153
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 1:39AM