THE NAPLES TANGENTIAL ROAD. THE GROTTOS TRAVERSED BY THE VOMERO TUNNEL

AN ILLUSTRATED ARTICLE DESCRIBES THE METHODS USED IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE TWIN VOMERO TUNNELS (PART OF THE NAPLES EAST/WEST TANGENTIAL MOTORWAY) THROUGH TWO HIGH ALTITUDE GROTTOS. DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF THE REMOVAL OF WEAK MATERIAL AND THE STRENGTHENING OF THE CAVITIES, THE TOTAL VOLUMES OF WHICH EXCEEDED 100,000 CUBIC METRES. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Societa Autostrade

    Via Antonio Nibby 10
    00161 Rome,   Italy 
  • Authors:
    • Moneta, F
  • Publication Date: 1972-6

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 4-18
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00236809
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 16 1974 12:00AM