Frozen Ground Engineering by Orlando B. Andersland
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Frozen Ground Engineering
By Orlando B. Andersland

Frozen Ground Engineering

2nd Revised edition

By (author) See other recent books by Orlando B. Andersland See other recent books by Branko Ladanyi See other recent books by ASCE
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $264.95
Your Price: $238.45 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $26.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $11.92 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas



Frozen Ground Engineering by Orlando B. Andersland

Book Description

This new edition of Frozen Ground Engineering gives a peerless presentation of soil mechanics for frozen ground conditions and a variety of frozen ground support systems used on construction projects worldwide. An authoritative update of the industry standard, this Second Edition covers the essential theory, applications, and design methods using frozen ground in the construction of deep shafts, tunnels, deep excavations, and subsurface containment barriers. New material features design models for pavement structures used in seasonal frost and permafrost areas, new information on the movement of fluid phase contaminants in frozen ground, and helpful appendices offering guidance on common frozen ground tests and SI unit conversions. This new edition gives the essential information engineers, geologists, and students need in a complete reference, including up-to-date information on: Sensitivity of frozen ground to climate change Experimental work on frozen soil creep and strength Monitoring creep in frozen slopes Frost protection of foundations using ground insulation Highway insulation Load restrictions for seasonal frost areas

Buy Frozen Ground Engineering book by Orlando B. Andersland from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780471615491
ISBN-10: 0471615498
Format: Hardback
(276mm x 217mm x 29mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 28-Oct-2003
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Orlando B. Andersland

Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Testing by Orlando B. Andersland Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Testing, Hardback (January 2000)

Intended for civil engineering undergraduates, this soil mechanics text contains lab experiments incorporating a range of testing methods. Features include integration of geotechnical topics with laboratory methods, numerous in-text problems, and laboratory testing methods that meet ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) Standards.

» View all books by Orlando B. Andersland

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Frozen Ground Engineering book by Orlando B. Andersland and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Orlando B. Andersland

ORLANDO B. ANDERSLAND, PHD, is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Michigan State University and a recipient of the Distinguished Faculty Award. He is senior author of the first edition of this book and numerous papers in technical journals, as well as senior editor of Geotechnical Engineering for Cold Regions. BRANKO LADANYI, PHD, is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Civil, Geological, and Mining Engineering at the University of Montreal, Ecole Polytechnique. He's coauthor of the first edition of this book and numerous papers dealing with various geotechnical subjects. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Sciences, Royal Society of Canada, and has earned numerous awards and honors for his achievements in geotechnical engineering.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Orlando B. Andersland close
Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Testing by Orlando B. Andersland
»
Recent books by Branko Ladanyi close
Frozen Ground Engineering by Branko Ladanyi
»
Recent books by ASCE close
Biological Nutrient Removal (BNR) Operation in Wastewater Treatment Plants by ASCE
Frozen Ground Engineering by ASCE
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close