CURRENT ROAD CONSTRUCTION PRACTICE IN NORTHERN SASKATCHEWAN
Current methods of road location, design, and construction used in Northern Saskatchewan are reviewed. Special features such as silty soil, organic terrain, permafrost, rock outcrops, corrosion of culverts, and location of aggregate supplies are discussed. Finally, information on the construction and utilization of ice roads is presented.
- Proceedings, Western Association of Canadian Highway Officials, 1974.
Manitoba Department of Transportation, Canada1075 Portage Avenue
- MacDonald, A B
- Publication Date: 1974-4
- Features: Figures;
- Pagination: 14 p.
- TRT Terms: Culverts; Highway design; Highways; Location; Organic soils; Permafrost; Road construction; Silty sands
- Uncontrolled Terms: Highway location
- Subject Areas: Bridges and other structures; Construction; Geotechnology; Highways;
- Accession Number: 00144352
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: Transportation Association of Canada (TAC)
- Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM