Journal Published Online: 01 March 1983
Volume 6, Issue 1

Drilling and Sampling Frozen Fine-Grained Soils



A frozen, moderately plastic clay with a few lenses of shell fragments and sand was successfully sampled using a Denison sampler with a plastic liner. Chilled diesel fuel was used as the drilling fluid. Improvements to this approach are suggested.

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Horvath, JS
Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Inc., New York, NY
Johnson, FW
Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Chicago, IL
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Stock #: GTJ10823J
ISSN: 0149-6115
DOI: 10.1520/GTJ10823J