TITLE

Soil tests prove key on microtunneling project

AUTHOR(S)
Gokhale, Sanjiv; Abraham, Dulcy
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Feb98, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details how contractor Bowen Engineering Corp. used soils data on a microtunneling project in Indianapolis, Indiana. Details of the bid by the company; Holding of soil borings by Alt & Witzig Engineering; Importance of soils analysis when selecting the slurry settling system; Use of smaller-than-conventional shafts and pipe sections.
ACCESSION #
325731

 

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