1st Edition

Modern Trends in Tunnelling and Blast Design

By John Johansen, C.F. Mathiesen Copyright 2000
    164 Pages
    by CRC Press

    162 Pages
    by CRC Press

    A review of modern blasting techniques used in tunnelling, chamber excavations and lake-tap blasting. The scope of this book includes geological implications, cut design and smooth blasting techniques in addition to chamber blasting. This book also includes detailed examples outlining the design issues and techniques used in blasting lake-tap plugs for hydroelectric projects. It is designed as a reference book and companion to courses in tunnel blasting techniques.


    John Johansen, C.F. Mathiesen