Tunnelling & Underground Engineering Products

  • Geomechanics of Mine Workings Support Systems

    Edited by Volodymyr Bondarenko, Iryna Kovalevska, Hennadiy Symanovych, Mykhaylo Barabash, Oleksandr Vivcharenko

    The basic principles of geomechanical processes occurring in the mine workings during extraction of minerals are discussed in this book. Particular attention is paid to the support system, specifically to the various anchor and frame support designs, and also to the modern means providing…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Tunnel Construction, Second Edition

    By David N. Chapman, Nicole Metje, Alfred Stark

    Tunnelling provides a robust solution to a variety of engineering challenges. It is a complex process, which requires a firm understanding of the ground conditions as well as the importance of ground-structure interaction. This book covers the full range of areas related to tunnel construction…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13 
    CRC Press
    Applied Geotechnics

  • Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground IX

    Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Grounds (IS-São Paulo 2017), April 4-6, 2017, São Paulo, Brazil

    Edited by Werner Bilfinger

    Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground comprises a collection of papers presented at the ninth International Symposium on Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground, held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on April 4-5, 2017. The symposium was organized by the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-08 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Soil Mix Walls

    Edited by Noel Huybrechts, Nicolas Denies

    The deep mixing method is used for ground improvement works for several decades. A more recent application is the use of soil mix as structural element for the construction of earth-water retaining structures and cut-off walls. Since 2000, due to the economic and environmental advantages of the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
    CRC Press

  • Rock Reinforcement and Rock Support

    By Ömer Aydan

    The stability of underground and surface geotechnical structures during and after excavation is of great concern as any kind of instability may result in damage to the environment as well as time-consuming high cost repair work. The forms of instability, their mechanisms and the conditions…

    Hardback – 2017-11-28 
    CRC Press
    ISRM Book Series

  • Underground Infrastructure of Urban Areas 4

    Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Underground Infrastructure of Urban Areas (UIUA 2017), October 25-26, 2017, Wrocklaw, Poland

    Edited by Cezary Madryas, Andrzej Kolonko, Beata Nienartowicz, Arkadiusz Szot

    Underground infrastructure undoubtedly constitutes one of the most important engineering equipments of urbanized areas. It includes energy distribution, communications and water, carry away sewage, transportation systems of goods and people, storage facilities of articles, liquids and gases, and…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04
    CRC Press

  • Discontinuous Deformation Analysis in Rock Mechanics Practice

    By Yossef H. Hatzor, Guowei Ma, Gen-hua Shi

    The numerical, discrete element, Discontinuous Deformation Analysis (DDA) method was developed by Dr. Gen-hua Shi while he was working at the University of California, Berkeley, under the supervision of Prof. Richard E. Goodman in the late 1980s. Two-dimensional DDA was published in 1993 and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-27
    CRC Press
    ISRM Book Series

  • Highwall Mining

    Applicability, Design & Safety

    By John Loui Porathur, Pijush Pal Roy, Baotang Shen, Shivakumar Karekal

    This comprehensive technical book on highwall mining covers theory and practice coupled with practical examples and design aspects. It contains eight extensive chapters elaborating broad-spectrum functionalities of highwall mining and its operational aspects, covering world scenario, economic…

    Hardback – 2017-06-29
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mechanics and Engineering, 5 volume set

    Edited by Xia-Ting Feng

    The five-volume set "Comprehensive Rock Engineering", which was published in 1993, has had an important influence on the development of rock mechanics and rock engineering. Significant and extensive advances and achievements in these fields over the last 20 years now justify the publishing of a…

    Hardback – 2017-06-27
    CRC Press
    Rock Mechanics and Engineering

  • Rock Mechanics and Engineering Volume 5

    Surface and Underground Projects

    Edited by Xia-Ting Feng

    Surface and Underground Projects is the last volume of the five-volume set Rock Mechanics and Engineering and contains twenty-one chapters from key experts in the following fields: - Slopes;- Tunnels and Caverns;- Mining;- Petroleum Engineering;- Thermo-/Hydro-Mechanics in Gas Storage, Loading…

    Hardback – 2017-06-12
    CRC Press
    Rock Mechanics and Engineering

  • Shotcrete: Elements of a System

    Edited by Stefan Bernard

    Over the last twenty years we have witnessed a revolution in ground stabilization in both underground and above-ground applications, thanks largely to the widespread adoption of shotcrete as a medium for support. Shotcrete technology continues to evolve and improve as its utilization increases.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    CRC Press

  • Rock Mechanics and Engineering Volume 4

    Excavation, Support and Monitoring

    Edited by Xia-Ting Feng

    Excavation, Support and Monitoring is the fourth volume of the five-volume set Rock Mechanics and Engineering and contains twenty-three chapters from key experts in the following fields- Excavation Methods;- Support Technology;- Monitoring Technology;- Integrated Engineering Monitoring and Analysis…

    Hardback – 2017-05-18
    CRC Press
    Rock Mechanics and Engineering

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