(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2010)

Document title

Practical recommendations for planning, constructing and maintaining infrastructure in mountain permafrost

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

BOMMER C. (1) ; PHILLIPS M. (1) ; ARENSON L.U. (2) ;
(1) WSL Inst. for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, Davos, SUISSE
(2) BGC Engineering Inc., Vancouver, CANADA


Modification of subsurface conditions may cause differential settlement, creep and deformation of structures, substantially shortening their service life. This short paper presents the engineering challenges and practical solutions of special interest with regard to the design, construction and maintenance of infrastructure in mountain permafrost


Article of periodic

published at : Permafrost and periglacial processes / ISSN 1045-6740 / CODEN PEPPED

Editor : Wiley, Chichester - ROYAUME-UNI (1990)

Millesime : 2010, vol. 21, no1 [pp. 97-104]

Bibliographic references : 1 p.

Collation : 5 fig.



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Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1002/ppp.679

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