The Tunnel

Author: William H. Gass
Publisher: Perennial
ISBN: 9780060976866
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"Gass has produced a book that burrows inside us then wails like a beast, a book that mainlines a century's terror direct to the brain."-Voice Literary Supplement

Introduction To Tunnel Construction

Author: David Chapman
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0203895150
Size: 45.42 MB
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It is a complex process, which requires a firm understanding of the ground conditions as well as structural issues. This book covers the whole range of areas that you need to know in order to embark upon a career in tunnelling.

Tunnel In The Sky

Author: Robert A. Heinlein
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416505512
Size: 77.65 MB
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This small group of young men and women, divested of all civilized luxuries and laws, were being forced to forge a future of their own . . . a strange future in a strange land where sometimes not even the fittest could survive! ." . . ...

The Shanghai Yangtze River Tunnel Theory Design And Construction

Author: R. Huang
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0203883217
Size: 73.36 MB
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Xu Shanghai Tunnel Engineering & Rail Transit Design and Research Institute,
Shanghai, P. R. China ABSTRACT: With regards to the tunnel clearance, space
arrangement of ShanghaiYangtze River Tunnel, and comprehensively
considering of the requirements of construction method and schedule to the
internal structure, the road deck slab, smoke duct slab, drainage pump house
and cross passages are designed integrally, which achieves good technical and
economic benefits.

The Lights In The Tunnel

Author: Martin Ford
Publisher: Acculant Publishing
ISBN: 1448659817
Size: 61.42 MB
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An imaginary "tunnel of lights" is used to visualize the economic implications of the new technologies that are likely to appear in the coming years and decades.

Immersed Tunnel Techniques

Author: Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain)
Publisher: Thomas Telford
ISBN: 9780727715128
Size: 63.46 MB
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Drawing together a range of international experience in the techniques of planning, design and construction of submerged tubes, this book looks at the many uses of these tunnels - outside their principal application for rail or vehicular ...

Engineering Geology Of The Channel Tunnel

Author: Colin S. Harris
Publisher: Thomas Telford
ISBN: 9780727720450
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This book provides a comprehensive insight into the events which culminated in the first dry link between Britain and France. It describes the relationship between the site investigation, data interpretation and construction of the works.