This book focuses on two areas of ice technology: the use of ice as a construction material and the problems caused by ice to constructions. In connection with describing past and potential future applications of using ice in construction, a detailed discussion on the mechanical properties of ice is given. A state of the art description on ice-maki

Abstract. Preface. Introduction. Ice as construction material. Construction on ice. Accretion of ice on structures. Abrasion of concrete structures by ice. Concluding summary and future needs. Index.