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Ground Freezing : Proceedings of the 7th international symposium, Nancy, France, 24-28 October 1994 - M. Fremond

Ground Freezing

Proceedings of the 7th international symposium, Nancy, France, 24-28 October 1994

By: M. Fremond (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 1st January 1994
ISBN: 9789054105183
Number Of Pages: 464

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Artificial ground freezing has been used for over a century to form a temporary support and an impermeable barrier for underground openings and other excavations. Nowadays it can be an efficient barrier to prevent pollution spreading in permeable soils. Depending on circumstances chilled brine or liquid nitrogen is circulated through freeze tubes to form ice walls. This requires a good understanding of the thermal, mechanical and hydraulic properties of frozen and thawed soils. These developments have been reported, discussed and updated at the International Symposia on Ground Freezing since 1978. Ground Freezing 94 contains the Proceedings of the 7th ISGF held in Nancy, October 1994. The volume contains a total of 55 papers on the following topics: Heat and mass transfer, mechanical properties, engineering design, case histories and environmental soil freezing. It also contains the extended summaries of 12 posters.

An inhibition effect of porous, thermal insulating materials against frost heave and frost penetrationp. 3
Analysis on the frozen fringe and the ice segregation temperaturep. 9
The computer code GEOCALp. 13
Cryogenic alteration of frost susceptible soilsp. 17
Dependence of segregation potential on thermal and hydraulic conditions predicted by model M[subscript 1]p. 25
Experimental research for heat preservation of freeze pipe in the swift water flowp. 35
Finite element modelling of transient non-linear heat flow using the node state methodp. 39
Freezing-thawing kinetics in water and water-saturated soilsp. 49
Ground water remediation by controlled soil freezingp. 57
Influence of cooling rate on frost heave of freezing soils in open systemsp. 65
Permeabilite des sols geles, approche theorique, premiere confrontation avec des mesures experimentalesp. 69
Regulation of temperature as a method to control deformation of spoil heaps in Polar Regionsp. 75
Supercooling: A macroscopic predictive theoryp. 79
Temperature dependence of unfrozen water film thickness of frozen soilsp. 85
Centrifuge modelling of frost heave of pipelinesp. 91
Creep behaviour and prediction of long-term strength of frozen soil under dynamic loadingp. 97
Creep strength of Ottawa frozen sand under varying mean stressp. 103
Deformation and compaction of frozen soilsp. 109
Determination of permafrost creep parameters from in-situ measurementsp. 117
Effective stresses in unsaturated soils after freezing and thawingp. 121
Estimation of frost heave for stratified soil profilep. 129
Links between in situ determined mechanical and electrical properties of a silty frozen groundp. 143
Measurement of electrical resistivity of frozen soilsp. 153
Measuring unfrozen pore water pressure at the ice-lens forming frontp. 157
Microstructure damage behavior and change characteristic in the creep process of frozen soilp. 163
Modelling heave-time curves from laboratory freezing testsp. 169
Ondes elastiques dans les milieux poreux soumis au gel - Application a l'etude des sols et des roches en conditions froidesp. 175
Plastic and viscous potential of frozen sandp. 181
Relations entre l'endommagement par le gel des roches calcaires et la geometrie de leurs reseaux poreuxp. 189
Thermal and mechanical characteristics of clay soil artificially frozen by liquid nitrogenp. 199
Adfreezing shear strength peculiarities of different soilsp. 207
A numerical simulation on the forecast of freezing-thawing processes surrounding a mountain tunnelp. 215
Caracterisation de la sensibilite au gel des sols utilises en technique de chausseesp. 219
Deformation of artificially frozen shafts during excavationp. 225
Effects of permafrost degeneration on the roadbed stability of Qinghai-Sichuan highwayp. 233
Frost protection of ice arenasp. 237
Ground freezing for using foundation structuresp. 245
L'amelioration de la tenue au gel des sols fins ou grenusp. 249
Le dimensionnement au gel des chaussees francaises et la sauvegarde du patrimoine routier pendant l'hiverp. 255
Simulation of retaining wall displacement by frost action using the segregation potential approachp. 265
Study on joint action of freeze wall and shaft liningp. 271
Application of freezing method to launch a large diameter shield tunnelp. 281
Construction of extension shield tunnel using ground freezing methodp. 289
Effects of frost depths of the ground to the degrees of liquefaction in Kushiro region under the seismic activities of 1993 Kushiro-Oki Earthquakep. 295
Freezing techniques in the deep shaft construction of Chensilou Coal Minep. 303
Full-scale model test on frost-heaving pressure in a reinforced retaining wallp. 311
Ground freezing to aid construction of an effluent treatment shaft within a chemical plantp. 317
Use of artificial ground freezing in three sections of the Dusseldorf subwayp. 327
Geochemical study of carbonate precipitation by soil freezing process in natural environment (Brogger peninsula, Spitsbergen)p. 343
Ground freezing for management of hazardous wastesp. 351
Heavy metal ions transfer in frozen soilsp. 355
Heterogenetic and syngenetic growth of permafrostp. 361
The influence of freezing-thawing process on the unfrozen water content of frozen saline soilp. 375
Soil freezing in presence of solutep. 379
Some behaviours of saline soils mixed with Na[subscript 2]SO[subscript 4] and NaCl during coolingp. 385
Un exemple de congelation tres rapide a l'azote liquidep. 393
Correlation between heat flux on the ground and permafrost thermal regime near the Spanish Antarctic Stationp. 395
Field observation of solute migration in freezing and thawing soils with different ground water tablesp. 397
Frost heave experiments with layered porous materialp. 399
Chantier de la cite mondiale du vin et des spiritueux a Bordeaux; realisation de la rampe d'acces au parc de stationnementp. 401
Ground freezing application in tunnel constructionsp. 405
Interactions 'Structures/sols geles': Gazoducs enterres dans le pergelisol - Une collaboration franco-canadiennep. 407
Investigation of frost/pipe heave associated with large-diameter chilled gas pipeline operation using a small-scale laboratory modelp. 409
Jacking of a railroad overpass with soil stabilization and waterproofing by ground freezingp. 411
Les phenomenes periglaciaires en France: Inventaire et interet en geoprospectivep. 413
Modelisation de la profondeur du pergelisol au cours du dernier cycle glaciaire en Francep. 415
Using method of temperature-time analogy to determine long-term strength of frozen soil in triaxial compressionp. 417
Author indexp. 419
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ISBN: 9789054105183
ISBN-10: 9054105186
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 464
Published: 1st January 1994
Publisher: A A Balkema Publishers
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 25.0 x 18.0  x 2.794
Weight (kg): 0.91
Edition Number: 1

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