Proceedings of the Fourth Muskeg Research Conference

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Proceedings titleTechnical Memorandum, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada
ConferenceProceedings of the Fourth Muskeg Research Conference: 11 March 1958, Ottawa
Pages179; # of pages: 79
AbstractThis is the record of the Fourth Annual Muskeg Research Conference which was held at the Building Research Centre of the National Research Council in Ottawa on March 11, 1958. The conference, sponsored by the Associate Committee on Soil and Snow Mechanics of the National Research Council, considered three main subjects - vehicles and rafficability, mechanical properties of peat and drainage problems. A list of those in attendance is included as Appendix "A" of these proceedings. The morning session was under the chairmanship of Mr. R.A. Hemstock. Progress reports were read from the variouscentres of muskeg research in Canada, Dr. Radforth reported on his recent trip to the U.S.S.R. and two papers were presented and discussed.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number21055
NPARC number20374336
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Record created2012-07-23
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