THE TAMAGAWA SUNKEN-TUBE TUNNEL PROJECT

THE ARTICLE DESCRIBES THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE HANEDA RAILWAY TUNNEL AS PART OF THE TOKYO OUTER-LOOP. TO FORM THE TUNNEL, STEEL SHELL SECTIONS WERE TOWED TO THE SITE, WHERE REINFORCED CONCRETE WAS PLACED IN THE SHELL TO COMPLETE THE SECTION, WHICH WAS THEN LOWERED INTO POSITION FROM A PLACING BARGE. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Civil Engineering /Japan

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  • Authors:
    • Tanaka, Y
    • Hiraoka, J
    • Ohira, T
  • Publication Date: 1970

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 93-102
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 9

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00215765
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 11 1974 12:00AM