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    • Compression strength of frozen gravel materials from McMurdo Station, Antarctica 

      Affleck, Rosa T.; Melendy, Terry D.; Menke, Amelia M.; Bernier, Andrew P.; Smith, Charles E. (Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.), 2018-03)
      The plan to modernize McMurdo Station involves constructing large buildings for more efficient facilities and infrastructure. Foundation design for these large buildings will require understanding of the mechanical properties ...
    • Geotechnical and foundation review for the McMurdo master plan 

      Bjella, Kevin L.; Affleck, Rosa T.; Blaisdell, George L. (Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.), 2018-06)
      Construction of large buildings is currently part of the major infrastructure development plan at McMurdo Station. Therefore, the overall goal of this study is to provide recommendations for selecting better-suited foundation ...
    • Infrastructure Impact for Human Safety and Resilience : A Case Study 

      Affleck, Rosa T. (Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.), 2018-07)
      Constructing the Afghan National Police (ANP) facilities was among the U.S. Government’s (USG) infrastructure development efforts for the stability operation mission in Afghanistan. Therefore, this study selected two ...