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Design of Tunnel Liners and Support Systems

  • 01
  • Oct
  • 1968
AUTHOR: D. U. Deere, R. B. Peck, J. E. Monsees, B. Schmidt
SUBJECT: Tracks & Structures
KEYWORDS: Soil Mechanics, Tunnel Lining, Tunnels
ABSTRACT: Contents: Introduction; Fundamentals of tunnel support design; Existing theories, design methods, and practices; Tunnel support systems in soil and soft rocks; Tunnel support systems in rock--Factors influencing behavior; Tunnel support systems in rock--Design procedures; Potential developments of tunnel support systems; Shotcrete.