KAMUI TUNNEL PIERCED THROUGH SWELLING EARTH PRESSURE ZONE

The article briefly describes the problems encountered in the excavation of the Kamui Railway Tunnel in Japan, which was constructed through swelling earth pressure zones. /TRRL/

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    Japan Society of Civil Engineers

    1-chome, Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku
    Tokyo,   Japan  160-0004

    Japan Society of Civil Engineers

    1-chome, Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku
    Tokyo,   Japan  160-0004
  • Publication Date: 1970

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  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 32-33
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00291030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 5 1974 12:00AM