Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground: Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium TC28. Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 15-17 June 2005, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground

Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium TC28. Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 15-17 June 2005, 1st Edition

Edited by Klaas Jan Bakker, Adam Bezuijen, Wout Broere, E.A. Kwast

CRC Press

954 pages

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Description

A valuable source of reference on the current practices of analysis, design and construction of tunnels and underground structures in soft ground. This collection of reviewed papers covers a wide range of tunnelling practice, from deep excavations in Singapore to the construction of a new metro line in Barcelona. The international scope of the contributors makes this a truly comprehensive collection of work on the geotechnical aspects of soft ground excavation.

Table of Contents

Session Reports

Design methods for tunnels, influences on foundations

Bored tunnels: construction

Mitigating measures

Numerical analysis of tunnels and deep excavations

Monitoring of underground constructions

Deep excavations

About the Editors

Dr Klaas Jan Bakker, Plaxis BV / Technical University of Delft, the Netherlands.

Mr Adam Bezuijen, GeoDelft, the Netherlands.

Dr Wout Broere, A Broere / Technical University of Delft, the Netherlands.

Mr Erik Kwast, Holland Railconsult / KIVI NIRIA, the Netherlands.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC009020
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / General
TEC009150
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / Soil & Rock