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  • 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...

  • Taschenbuch für den Tunnelbau 2014by Deutsche Gesellschaft fü; r Geotechnik e.V. / German Geotechnical Society

    Wiley 2013; US$ 34.95

    Das Taschenbuch für den Tunnelbau ist seit vielen Jahren ein praxisorientierter Ratgeber für Auftraggeber, Planer und Bauausführende. Es greift aktuelle Entwicklungen und Problemstellungen auf, präsentiert innovative Lösungen und dokumentiert dabei den jeweils erreichten Stand der Technik. Die Beiträge in der Ausgabe 2014... more...

  • Handbook of Tunnel Engineering IIby Bernhard Maidl; Markus Thewes; Ulrich Maidl

    Wiley 2014; US$ 77.50

    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...

  • Microtunneling and Horizontal Drillingby FSTT

    ISTE 2006; US$ 150.00

    This book includes recommendations prepared by members of the French Society for Trenchless Technology (FSTT), based on their recent national multi-year project. Comprehensive guidelines, techniques and theories in the areas of both microtunneling and horizontal drilling are given, encompassing the fields of application for each method, what investigations... more...

  • Tunnelling in Weak Rocksby Bhawani Singh; R K Goel

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 265.00

    Vast knowledge has been developed in the area of tunnelling in weak rocks over the years, and this book bridges an important gap by bringing all the information together for the benefit of the tunnelling Industry. In particular, tunnelling in poor conditions is a huge challenge for engineers and designers, and this book tackles all typical problems... more...

  • Tunnel Watchingby Edmund W. Jupp

    Intellect 2003; US$ 10.00

    The aim of the Watching series is to draw attention to some of the very interesting items around us, things that perhaps we don't notice as much as we might. The first was Bridge Watching, and when this was put ''on the Net'' it produced, to the surprise of the author, such a pleasant flood of e-mail that another was written, called Water Watching.... more...

  • Mechanized Tunnelling in Urban Areasby Vittorio Guglielmetti; Piergiorgio Grasso; Ashraf Mahtab; Shulin Xu

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 199.95

    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, despite there being specific hazards associated with... more...

  • Design and Construction of Tunnelsby Pietro Lunardi

    Springer 2008; US$ 179.00

    This work illustrates how the Analysis of Controlled Deformation in Rocks and Soils (ADECO-RS) is used in the design and the construction of tunnels. The ADECO-RS approach makes a clear distinction between the design and the construction stages and allows reliable forecasts of construction times and costs to be made. It uses the advance core (the core... more...

  • Sprayed Concrete Lined Tunnelsby Alun Thomas

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 164.95

    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. This book covers all aspects of SCL tunnelling ? from... more...

  • Hardrock Tunnel Boring Machinesby Bernhard Maidl; Leonhard Schmid; Willy Ritz; Martin Herrenknecht; David S. Sturge

    Wiley 2012; US$ 131.00

    This book covers the fundamentals of tunneling machine technology: drilling, tunneling, waste removal and securing. It treats methods of rock classification for the machinery concerned as well as legal issues, using numerous example projects to reflect the state of technology, as well as problematic cases and solutions. The work is structured such... more...