Underground Space Use. Analysis of the Past and Lessons for the Future, Two Volume Set

Underground Space Use. Analysis of the Past and Lessons for the Future, Two Volume Set : Proceedings of the International World Tunnel Congress and the 31st ITA General Assembly, Istanbul, Turkey, 7-12 May 2005

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The 200 papers in this two-volume set are a selection of work by tunnel experts from Europe, Asia, and the USA, and also showcase the work of the host nation, Turkey. As the title implies, the scope of the book is enormous, covering every aspect of tunnelling from contract management to safety. The book is of special interest to researchers, scientists, engineers, project managers and manufacturers in the areas of tunnelling, underground structures, geotechnics, and geology as well as those involved in analysis and remedy of the safety aspects of tunnels. Includes a CD-ROM of the proceedings.show more

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  • Electronic book text | 1384 pages
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • CRC Press
  • United Kingdom
  • 0415889316
  • 9780415889315

Table of contents

Volume 1 Tunnels, environment and public Planning, research, development and design aspects on underground structures New developments in excavation and construction technology for rock and soft ground tunnelling Contract management, financing and risk analysis Operation, maintenance, drainage, water proofing, rehabilitation, renovation and repair of underground structures Earthquake hazards and seismic design of underground structures Volume 2 Geological and geotechnical investigations Tunnel machines and mechanical excavations Safety Analytical methods and numerical modellingshow more

About Yucel Erdem

Dr. Yucel Erdem Turkish Road Association Tulin Solak General Directorate of Highways.show more