Construction of Shotcrete Linings Channel Tunnelby A. G. Myers, Transmanche Link JV,
Abstract: Without the use of shotcrete and the flexibility it offers in terms of tunnel profile, economy and speed of tunnelling, the project would certainly not be as far advanced as it is at present. All the people associated with the NATM works on the Channel Tunnel have gained tremendous practical experience of its useage, application and potential. Undoubtedly tunnelling using similar methods will become more widespread in the UK because of its success.
Subject Headings: Tunnels | Construction management | Linings | Shotcrete | Tunneling | Underwater structures | Rail transportation | United Kingdom | Europe
Services: Buy this book/Buy this article
Return to search