PROCEEDINGS OF A WORKSHOP ON TUNNEL LINING DESIGN HELD AT CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS ON MARCH 12-13, 1979

The workshop provided a forum for the identification and discussion of problems in the design and construction of tunnels centering around six topics, namely: Lining Design, Qualification, Geotechnical Investigations, Observational Approach, Specifications, and Constructibility and Cost Considerations. A position paper on each topic is arranged together with appropriate discussions from the working group members. In addition to background information regarding the planning of this workshop, this report also contains the keynote address, position papers, names and addresses of subcommittee members, as well as information about the six topics discussed at the workshop.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pacific Consultants

    575 Boylston Street
    Boston, MA  USA  02116

    Transportation Systems Center

    55 Broadway, Kendall Square
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02142

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1979-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 234 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00314005
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-TSC-UMTA-80-7
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-TSC-1526
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1981 12:00AM