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  1. 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 15th 2008 by CRC Press

  2. 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 8th 2008 by CRC Press

  3. Economic Evaluation and Risk Analysis of Mineral Projects

    Proceedings of the International Mining Forum 2008 Cracow - Szczyrk - Wieliczka, Poland, February 2008

    Edited by Jerzy Kicki, Eugeniusz J. Sobczyk

    The International Mining Forum is a recurring event, hosted by the University of Science and Technology in Cracow, Poland, bringing together an international group of scientists, including those working in rock mechanics and computer engineering as well as mining engineers. The topics are...

    Published May 2nd 2008 by CRC Press

  4. The Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel. Theory, Design and Construction

    Edited by R. Huang

    One of the world's currently largests tunnel projects is under construction at the Yangtze River estuary: the Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel project, with its length of 8950 m and a diameter of 15.43 m. The Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel. Theory, Design and Construction, which was presented as a...

    Published April 4th 2008 by CRC Press

  5. Mechanized Tunnelling in Urban Areas

    Design methodology and construction control

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

    Internationally, the mechanized excavation of tunnels has intensified in the last two decades, as the number of tunnels being constructed for subways and railway underpasses increases. The subject of mechanized tunnelling in urban areas has not previously received the attention that it deserves,...

    Published November 22nd 2007 by CRC Press

  6. Underground Space – The 4th Dimension of Metropolises, Three Volume Set +CD-ROM

    Proceedings of the World Tunnel Congress 2007 and 33rd ITA/AITES Annual General Assembly, Prague, May 2007

    Edited by Jirí Barták, Ivan Hrdina, Georgij Romancov, Jaromír Zlámal

    The so-called fourth dimension of a metropolis is the underground space beneath a city which typically includes structures such as tunnels, which facilitate transport and provide gas, water and other supplies. Underground space may also be utilised for living, working and recreational facilities...

    Published May 11th 2007 by CRC Press

  7. Deep Excavation

    Theory and Practice

    By Chang-Yu Ou

    Accelerating economic development and urbanization has led to engineers becoming increasingly ambitious, carrying out excavations in more difficult soils, so that excavations are deeper and more extensive. These complex conditions require advanced analysis, design methods and construction...

    Published September 21st 2006 by CRC Press

  8. The Official History of Britain and the Channel Tunnel

    By Terry Gourvish

    Series: Government Official History Series

    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...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Geotechnical Risk in Rock Tunnels

    Selected Papers from a Course on Geotechnical Risk in Rock Tunnels, Aveiro, Portugal, 16–17 April 2004

    Edited by António Campos e Matos, Luís Ribeiro e Sousa, Johannes Kleberger, Paulo Lopes Pinto

    Tunnels have a high degree of risk that needs to be assessed and managed. Underground works intersect and interact with natural materials, incorporating their characteristics as structural components of their own stability. For this reason geotechnical risk analyses are implemented at all phases of...

    Published June 8th 2006 by CRC Press

  10. North American Tunneling 2006

    Proceedings of the North American Tunneling Conference 2006, Chicago, USA, 10-15 June 2006

    Edited by Levent Ozdemir

    The theme of this proceedings, Extreme Tunneling: Improving Progress, Cost, Performance, and Safety, was chosen to emphasize a number of significant milestones in underground construction, with particular reference to reduction of costs and to improvements in health and safety. The papers are...

    Published May 18th 2006 by CRC Press