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  • Tunelling and Tunnel Mechanicsby Dimitrios Kolymbas

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2005; US$ 199.00

    The book covers not only practical aspects but also the underlying theoretical approaches. It also covers the fundamentals of rock mechanics. It addresses not only students but also professionals who are interested to understand the underlying principles and methods and ? possibly ? to further develop them. Emphasis is given to the mechanical approach... more...

  • 2009 Rapid Excavation and Tunneling Conference Proceedingsby Gary Almeris; Bill Mariucci

    SME 2009; US$ 179.00

    Included in this massive 1400 page volume are more than 100 papers presented at the 2009 Rapid Excavation and Tunneling Conference, the largest and msot prestigiuous assemblage of industry experts and practitioners in the world. In these pages, you can go underground for a gritty, up-close and personal look at dozens of case histories from around... more...

  • North American Tunneling 2008by Michael F. Roach

    SME 2008; US$ 189.00

    North American Tunneling is a ?must read? for any professional involved in the underground construction industry. You?ll get a down-and-dirty look into dozens of case histories from throughout the world. You?ll learn about the challenges faced by designers, contractors, suppliers, and business owners, and how they worked together to overcome them.... more...

  • North American Tunnelingby Lawrence R. Eckert

    SME 2010; US$ 189.00

    North American Tunneling 2010 underscores the important role that the tunneling industry plays worldwide in the development of underground space, transportation systems, conveyance systems, and other forms of sustainable infrastructure. The proceedings describe the evolving nature of underground work, methods, and technology. This book documents the... more...

  • Practical Tunnel Constructionby Gary B. Hemphill

    Wiley 2012; US$ 130.00

    The only modern guide to all aspects of practical tunnelconstruction Practical Tunnel Construction fills a void in theliterature for a practical guide to tunnel construction. By takingthe reader through a brief introduction and history to acomprehensive discussion of how the geological factors affecttunneling, the author covers the stages and... more...

  • Bauprozesse und Bauverfahren des Tunnelbausby Gerhard Girmscheid

    Wiley 2013; US$ 129.95

    In diesem Buch werden sämtliche Bauverfahren für diePlanung und Durchführung moderner Tunnelbauwerke, ausgehendvon der geologischen Situation, vorgestellt. DieVortriebsverfahren, wie Sprengvortrieb, Vortrieb mittelsTeilschnittmaschinen (TSM) und Tunnelvortriebsmaschinen (TVM) imFels- und Lockergestein sowie die Spezialtunnelbauverfahren... more...

  • Tunneling in Rock by Drilling and Blastingby Alex Spathis; R.N. Gupta

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 139.95

    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 projects serve to illustrate the challenges  and... more...

  • Mechanised Shield Tunnellingby Bernhard Maidl; Martin Herrenknecht; Ulrich Maidl; Gerhard Wehrmeyer; David S. Sturge

    Wiley 2013; US$ 165.00

    Mechanised shield tunnelling has developed considerably since thepublication of the first edition of this book. Challenging tunnelprojects under difficult conditions demand innovative solutions,which has led to constant further development and innovation inprocess technology, constructions operations and the machines andmaterials used. The book collects... more...

  • Maschineller Tunnelbau im Schildvortriebby Bernhard Maidl; Martin Herrenknecht; Ulrich Maidl; Gerhard Wehrmeyer

    Wiley 2013; US$ 103.95

    Das Buch stellt den neuesten Stand der Technik des maschinellenSchildvortriebes und die unterschiedlichen Maschinenarten vor undgibt Berechnungsansätze und Konstruktionshinweise. WeitereKapitel befassen sich mit den Abbauwerkzeugen, denFördereinrichtungen, der Tunnelsicherung, der Vermessung undSteuerung sowie der Arbeitssicherheit. Ferner... more...

  • Handbook of Tunnel Engineering Iby Bernhard Maidl; Markus Thewes; Ulrich Maidl; David S. Sturge

    Wiley 2013; US$ 125.00

    Tunnel engineering is one of the oldest, most interesting but also challenging engineering disciplines and demands not only theoretical knowledge but also practical experience in geology, geomechanics, structural design, concrete construction, machine technology, construction process technology and construction management. The two-volume "Handbuch... more...