TITLE

Branisko tunnel crew unearthed

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Slovak Spectator;Summer2008 SPEX, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
32800013

 

Related Articles

  • Accidental archeologists.  // Newsweek;9/10/1990, Vol. 116 Issue 11, p45 

    Reports that a road crew working in Central China recently unearthed tunnels believed to be the tomb of an emperor named Jingdi, who ruled from 157 B.C. to 141 B.C. Brief description of items found.

  • ANALYSIS OF TUNNEL EXCAVATION MONITORING DATA FOR PREDICTION OF TBM PERFORMANCE -- STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS OF ROCK STRENGTH. Ivanicova, Lucia; Labas, Milan; Krulakova, Maria // Proceedings of the International Multidisciplinary Scientific Ge;2015, Vol. 3, p55 

    The paper is focused on application of statistical distribution functions for characterization of the strength properties of intact rock and rock mass. The results for uniaxial compressive strength assessment of two rock types are presented. The rock mass was characterized by a model rock...

  • OUR FINDINGS FROM MODELS USED FOR PROCESSING THE RESULTS OF EXCAVATION PROCESS MONITORING. Lazarová, Edita; Krúpa, Vitazoslav // Proceedings of the International Multidisciplinary Scientific Ge;2012, Vol. 1, p819 

    Research of rock disintegration has been of long-time tradition at the Institute of Geotechnics, Slovak Academy of Sciences in Kosice. At first, the rock fragmentation process by disc cutters was studied using the laboratory large-diameter cutting rig. Knowledge from our research was used for...

  • Crossrail unearths '4,000 corpses'. Mark Blunden // Evening Standard;8/ 8/2013, p6 

    THOUSANDS of bodies buried under the City of London centuries ago are being unearthed by Crossrail tunnelling work.

  • OUR EXPERIENCE WITH MATLAB PROGRAMMING IN GEOTECHNICAL APPLICATIONS. Krulakova, Maria; Lazarova, Edita; Krupa, Vitazoslav; Ivanicova, Lucia // Proceedings of the International Multidisciplinary Scientific Ge;2014, Vol. 2, p691 

    The paper describes our experience with the modelling of TBM performance prediction using the algorithms developed by Matlab programming. The results were verified on real data from TBM excavation. The Matlab software was used for development of programs for processing and analysis of monitored...

  • ANALYSIS OF GEOTECHNICAL MONITORING OF TUNNEL BRANISKO. Chabroňová, Jana; Bednár, Marek; Snopko, Ján; Ottmar, Robert // Proceedings of the International Multidisciplinary Scientific Ge;2016, Vol. 3, p43 

    The purpose of the geotechnical monitoring measurement in tunnel is to obtain data about the changes in behaviour of rock massif around the tunnel and in stress state of the secondary lining. These field measurement data permit the verification calculation assumption, which was used for...

  • TBM sets world-record pace at Niagara project.  // Mining Engineering;Sep2010, Vol. 62 Issue 9, p3 

    The article focuses on the world record which will be set by the Robbins main beam tunnel boring machine (TBM) at the Niagara Tunnel project in Queenston, Ontario. The project is changing the tunnel alignment to avoid shale in order to reduce overbreak. The crew is excavating the tunnel while...

  • Risks and hazards caused by groundwater during tunnelling: geotechnical solutions used as demonstrated by recent examples from Tyrol, Austria. Schwarz, L.; Reichl, I.; Kirschner, H.; Robl, K. // Environmental Geology;Mar2006, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p858 

    As demonstrated by recently excavated reconnaissance tunnels, uncontrolled water ingresses frequently pose a risk to tunnels and the tunnelling crew despite ever-improving tunnelling methods. This is regardless of the type of rock encountered and can result in significantly increased...

  • Sole Survivor of Scaled-Back Toronto Program Pushes Ahead. Cho, Aileen // ENR: Engineering News-Record;08/02/99, Vol. 243 Issue 5, p36 

    Reports on the efforts of construction crews to complete the tunneling stages of a subway extension in Toronto, Ontario. Cost of the subway extension; Contractor for the tunneling; Project ownership of the Toronto Transit Commission.

  • European tunneling technology and methods. Fulcher, Brian; Neumann, Christian; Metzger, Christof; Amet, Jean-Claude // Mining Engineering;Mar2007, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p14 

    This article describes the technologies employed by European tunnel builder and designers. These are the New Austrian Tunneling Method (NATM), advanced earth pressure-balanced (EPB) machines, pressure-faced tunneling machines, and the hybrid or mixed-mode tunnel boring machines (TBM). While...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics