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.
Design methods for tunnels, influences on foundations
Bored tunnels: construction
Numerical analysis of tunnels and deep excavations
Monitoring of underground constructions