FROST INSULATING MATERIALS IN ROADS

TJAELISOLERANDE MATERIAL I VAEGAR

THIS REPORT IS A SURVEY OF THE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT WORK CONCERNING FROST INSULATING MATERIALS PERFORMED BY THE NATIONAL SWEDISH ROAD AND TRAFFIC RESEARCH INSTITUTE. DIFFERENT INSULATING MATERIALS SUCH AS BARK, MINERAL WOOL, CELLULAR PLASTICS AND LIGHTWEIGHT EXPANDED CLAY WERE TESTED IN SITU FOR SOME YEARS. CERTAIN MATERIALS WERE SHOWN TO HAVE GOOD FROST PROTECTIVE PROPERTIES. THE INVESTIGATIONS ARE BEING CONTINUED AND NEW MATERIALS AND METHODS ARE CONTINOUSLY TESTED. IN THE REPORT FROST MECHANICS, FROST DAMAGE AND FROST INSULATING METHODS ARE TREATED FROM A PRACTICAL POINT OF VIEW. THE DOCUMENT IS IN SWEDISH

  • Corporate Authors:

    Swedish National Road and Traffic Research Institute

    Drottning Kristinas Vaeg 25
    S-11428 Stockholm,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Gandahl, R
  • Publication Date: 1974

Language

  • Swedish

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00083377
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Swedish National Road and Traffic Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 40 R&D Rpt.
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 1 1975 12:00AM