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  1. Vertical and Decline Shaft Sinking

    Good Practices in Technique and Technology, International Mining Forum 2015

    Edited by Jerzy Kicki, Eugeniusz J. Sobczyk, Pawel Kaminski

    Shaft sinking for underground transportation purposes is a very complex technological process in mining and geotechnology which requires specific and specially designed technological equipment. This technological process is dealt with for a long time, since mining is one of the...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Rock Engineering Risk

    By John A. Hudson, Xia-Ting Feng

    Series: ISRM Book Series

    There are risks in all construction projects, but engineering in rock masses for civil engineering purposes requires consideration of many more factors than engineering with man-made materials— because the host material, rock, a natural material containing fractures and pre-existing stresses, can...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. The Official History of Britain and the Channel Tunnel

    By Terry Gourvish

    Commissioned by the Cabinet Office and using hitherto untapped British Government records, this book presents an in-depth analysis of the successful project of 1986-94. This is a vivid portrayal of the complexities of quadripartite decision-making (two countries, plus the public and...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Mechanized Tunnelling in Urban Areas, 2nd edition

    Design methodology and construction control, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Vittorio Guglielmetti, Piergiorgio Grasso, Ashraf Mahtab, Shulin Xu

    Specific hazards associated with the construction of tunnels in metropolitan areas exist, including poor ground conditions, water tables higher than the level of tunnels, and subsidence leading to damage to the existing structures on the surface. This book describes the application of technologies...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Long and Deep Tunnels

    Integrated Design and Construction Approach

    By Vittorio Guglielmetti, Shulin Xu, Gianni Alberto Arrigoni, Piergiorgio Grasso

    The design and construction of “long and deep” tunnels, i.e. tunnels under mountains, characterised by either considerable length and/or overburden, represent a considerable challenge. The scope of this book is not to instruct how to design and construct such tunnels but to share a method to...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Engineering in Jointed and Faulted Rock

    By Nick Barton, Stavros Bandis

    Engineering in Jointed and Faulted Rock aims to provide the background knowledge, necessary tools, and guidelines for rationalized and consistent engineering approaches to design and construction in and on jointed and faulted rock. Three avenues will be exploited to that effect: mechanics,...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Fundamentals of Shield Tunnelling

    Design and Construction

    By Zixin Zhang, Scott Kieffer

    Series: Applied Geotechnics

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by CRC Press

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