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  1. 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 15th 2011 by CRC Press

  2. 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 12th 2011 by CRC Press

  3. 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 13th 2010 by CRC Press

  4. Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering

    (NUMGE 2010)

    Edited by Thomas Benz, Steinar Nordal

    Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering contains 153 scientific papers presented at the 7th European Conference on Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering, NUMGE 2010, held at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway, 2–4 June 2010. The contributions...

    Published May 24th 2010 by CRC Press

  5. Introduction to Tunnel Construction

    By David Chapman, Nicole Metje, Alfred Stärk

    Series: Applied Geotechnics

    Tunnelling provides a robust solution to a variety of engineering challenges. It is a complex process, which requires a firm understanding of the ground conditions as well as structural issues. This book covers the whole range of areas that you need to know in order to embark upon a career in ...

    Published May 16th 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Shotcrete: Elements of a System

    Edited by Stefan Bernard

    Over the last twenty years we have witnessed a revolution in ground stabilization in both underground and above-ground applications, thanks largely to the widespread adoption of shotcrete as a medium for support. Shotcrete technology continues to evolve and improve as its utilization increases....

    Published February 9th 2010 by CRC Press

  7. Technology Innovation in Underground Construction

    Edited by Gernot Beer

    This richly-illustrated reference guide presents innovative techniques focused on reducing time, cost and risk in the construction and maintenance of underground facilities: A primary focus of the technological development in underground engineering is to ease the practical execution and to...

    Published October 15th 2009 by CRC Press

  8. Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground

    Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium (IS-Shanghai 2008)

    Edited by Charles W.W. Ng, H.W. Huang, G.B. Liu

    This volume comprises a collection of four special lectures, six general reports and 112 papers presented at the Sixth International Symposium of Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground (IS-Shanghai) held between 10 and 12 April 2008 in Shanghai, China. The Symposium was...

    Published December 2nd 2008 by CRC Press

  9. Underground Infrastructure of Urban Areas

    Book + CD-ROM

    Edited by Cezary Madryas, Bogdan Przybyla, Arkadiusz Szot

    Underground infrastructure (traffic and railway tunnels, water and sewage ducts, garages, and subways) is essential for urbanized areas, as they fulfill an important role in the transportation of people, energy, communication and water. Underground Infrastructure of Urban Areas is a collection of...

    Published October 14th 2008 by CRC Press

  10. Sprayed Concrete Lined Tunnels

    By Alun Thomas

    Series: Applied Geotechnics

    Practising engineers on site, in the design office or in client organizations will find this book an excellent introduction to the design and construction of sprayed concrete lined (SCL) tunnels. The complex behaviour of the early age behaviour of the sprayed concrete requires careful management....

    Published October 7th 2008 by CRC Press