TITLE

Soil Extraction Saves Teetering Tower of Pisa

AUTHOR(S)
Reina, Peter
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;04/30/2001, Vol. 246 Issue 17, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the preservation efforts for the historic Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy. Installation of internal anchors to reinforce the walls of the tower; Coaxing of soil beneath the Tower of Pisa; Monitoring of the tower's north-south movement.
ACCESSION #
4576866

 

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