Ground freezing

  • J. S. Harris

Abstract

Artificially frozen ground is used by civil and mining engineers alike as a means of ground stabilization to provide support and to exclude groundwater. Since first used in South Wales in 1862, the process has become recognized worldwide as a reliable method of dealing with adverse ground conditions for both temporary and permanent applications.

Keywords

Clay Permeability Migration Dioxide Hydration 

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