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  1. Rock Characterisation, Modelling and Engineering Design Methods

    Edited by Xia-Ting Feng, John A. Hudson, Fei Tan

    Rock Characterisation, Modelling and Engineering Design Methods contains the contributions presented at the 3rd ISRM SINOROCK Symposium (Shanghai, China, 18–20 June 2013). The papers contribute to the further development of the overall rock engineering design process through the sequential linkage...

    Published May 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Surface and Underground Excavations, 2nd Edition

    Methods, Techniques and Equipment

    By Ratan Raj Tatiya

    Surface and Underground Excavations – Methods, Techniques and Equipment (2nd edition) covers the latest technologies and developments in the excavation arena at any locale: surface or underground. In the first few chapters, unit operations are discussed and subsequently, excavation techniques are...

    Published May 13th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Rock Dynamics and Applications - State of the Art

    Edited by Jian Zhao, Jianchun Li

    Rock dynamics studies the response of rock materials and rock masses under dynamic loading conditions. In the last a couple of decades, the development of experimental and computational techniques has been able to capture the progress of fracturing in microsecond steps, allowing the exploration on...

    Published May 13th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Immersed Tunnels

    By Richard Lunniss, Jonathan Baber

    Immersed tunnels have been around for more than a century but remain a relatively unknown form of tunnel construction. For waterway crossings they are an effective alternative to bored tunnels and bridges, particularly in shallower waters, soft alluvial soils, and earthquake-prone areas. Successful...

    Published March 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Geosystems: Design Rules and Applications

    Edited by Adam Bezuijen, E.W. Vastenburg

    Geotextile encapsulated sand elements are three-dimensional systems manufactured from textile materials, non-woven materials or combinations of textile and non-woven materials that are filled with sand on-site. These systems are relatively new and the number of applications is growing in river and...

    Published November 14th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Tunneling in Rock by Drilling and Blasting

    Edited by Alex Spathis, R.N. Gupta

    Tunnelling in Rock by Drilling and Blasting presents the latest developments in the excavation of tunnels using the drilling and blasting method. Examples of work conducted throughout the world including the Indian sub-continent, Australia, and Sweden amongst others are discussed. These tunnel...

    Published November 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground

    Edited by Giulia Viggiani

    Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground comprises a collection of 118 papers, four reports on symposium themes, and four invited lectures presented at the seventh International Symposium on Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground, held in Rome, Italy,...

    Published September 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. A Guide to Field Instrumentation in Geotechnics

    Principles, Installation and Reading

    By Richard Bassett

    Geotechnical instrumentation is used for installation, monitoring and assessment on any sizeable project, particularly in urban areas, and is used for recording, controlled remedial work, and safety. This unique and up-to-date book deals with the conceptual philosophy behind the use of instruments...

    Published December 16th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Underground Infrastructure of Urban Areas 2

    Edited by Cezary Madryas, Beata Nienartowicz, Arkadiusz Szot

    Underground infrastructure undoubtedly constitutes one of the most important engineering equipments of urbanized areas. Such infrastructure includes energy distribution, communications and water, carry away sewage, elements of transportation systems of goods and people, storage facilities of...

    Published October 13th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Rotary Drilling and Blasting in Large Surface Mines

    By Bhalchandra V. Gokhale

    In large surface mining operations, drilling and blasting activities constitute more than 15% of the total costs. In order to optimize performance and minimize costs, a thorough knowledge of drill and blast operations is, therefore, extremely important. In this unique reference volume, rotary...

    Published December 14th 2010 by CRC Press