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  • The Channel Tunnel Storyby G Anderson; B. Roskrow

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 119.95

    The Channel Tunnel is a huge construction project, employing over 14,000 people at peak, and costing over 11 billion of private money. It has succeeded in spite of great financial, political and techncial difficulties, and a fundamentally flawed contract. This book tells the story of the project, based on the coverage in Construction News and with... more...

  • Tunnelling Contracts and Site Investigationby Dr P.B. Attewell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 336.00

    A wide ranging and up-to-date review of experience of tunnelling contracts, particularly those for sewerage and drainage tunnels. The review is based on the 6th edition of the ICE Conditions of Contract, but it takes note of new forms of contract which are leading towards less adversarial contractual relations.^ more...

  • Geotechnical Risk in Rock Tunnelsby António Campos e Matos; Luís Ribeiro e Sousa; Johannes Kleberger; Paulo Lopes Pinto

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 154.95

    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 tunnel construction, from design through to post-construction... 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Microtunneling and Horizontal Drillingby French Society for Trenchless Technology (FSTT)

    Wiley 2010; US$ 222.00

    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...

  • 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...

  • Bauprozesse und Bauverfahren des Tunnelbausby Gerhard Girmscheid

    Wiley 2013; US$ 129.95

    In diesem Buch werden sämtliche Bauverfahren für die Planung und Durchführung moderner Tunnelbauwerke, ausgehend von der geologischen Situation, vorgestellt. Die Vortriebsverfahren, wie Sprengvortrieb, Vortrieb mittels Teilschnittmaschinen (TSM) und Tunnelvortriebsmaschinen (TVM) im Fels- und Lockergestein sowie die Spezialtunnelbauverfahren... more...

  • Baubetrieb und Bauverfahren im Tunnelbauby Gerhard Girmscheid

    Wiley 2012; US$ 129.95

    Bei der Festlegung von Straßentrassen und Bahnstrecken werden heute umweltverträgliche Lösungen gefordert. Dies hat dazu geführt, dass der Tunnelbau im Fels- und Lockergestein einen großen Aufschwung erlebt. Die Anforderungen an diese Ingenieurdisziplin, aber auch ihre technischen Möglichkeiten, sind vielfältiger... more...