MUCKING OUT -- SOME EQUIPMENT YOU COULD USE

Getting the muck out of a tunnel calls for organization and efficiency -- whether the bore is large or small. A careless spoil removal operation brings nothing but trouble for the tunneller, retarding advance rates, pushing up costs and wasting valuable manpower. There are many ways of doing the job and a variety of equipment to consider for efficient, economical operations. This article discusses some currently available equipment that has proved effective on part projects.

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    Morgan-Grampian Limited

    30 Calderwood Street
    London SE18 6QH,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Harding, P G
  • Publication Date: 1979-5

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  • Accession Number: 00303648
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 30 1980 12:00AM