Publication sheet

Impact of Permafrost thaw on airfield and road infrastructures in Nunavik

  • Date : 2005
  • Author(s) : DORE Guy / GRONDIN Gilles / GUIMOND Anick
  • Domain(s) : Environment / Road Pavements / Road Assets Management
  • PIARC Ref. : RR326-042
  • Number of pages : 8

Damage to airstrips and access roads has led Ministère des Transports du Québec to take this problem seriously. Research had been undertaken in 2004 to assess current and foreseeable impacts on northern infrastructures, recommend adaptation measures for problem situations, and review airstrip design for future projects.

This article has been published in the Routes/Roads magazine

N° 326

PPP au Mexique - HDM4 - Québec

2e trimestre 2005 / Avril

Bilingual French / English
Impact of Permafrost thaw on airfield and road infrastructures in Nunavik
Impact du dégel pergélisol sur les infrastructures de transport aérien et routier au Nunavik

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