• Characterization of two sites for geotechnical testing in permafrost: Longyearbyen, Svalbard 

      Gilbert, Graham; Instanes, Arne; Sinitsyn, Anatoly; Aalberg, Arne (NGI-Rapport;20160154-07-R, Report, 2019-12-04)
      The mean annual air temperature in Svalbard has increased between 3 °C and 5 °C during the last 40 to 50 years. The continuous warming trend observed in Svalbard during the last 30 years has raised concerns about the ...
    • Factual Report - Permafrost Research Site 

      Gilbert, Graham; Instanes, Arne; Sinitsyn, Anatolii (NGI-rapport;20160154-06-R, Report, 2020-01-01)
      Two benchmark sites are established near Longyearbyen, Svalbard (78°13’N, 15°28’E) for long-term geotechnical testing and evaluation of field investigation methods in perennially frozen soils (i.e. permafrost). These sites, ...