SUBWAY BUILT 2 FT UNDER STREET

The paper reports how workers plagued by a high water table during subway construction in a densely populated city have overcome the problem by building a tunnel only 2 ft below the surface and sealing the top and bottom of the shallow structure with plastic sheeting.

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    McGraw-Hill, Incorporated

    330 West 42nd Street
    New York, NY  United States  10036
  • Publication Date: 1980-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 66-67
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00331488
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1982 12:00AM