RESEARCH PROGRAM PLAN FOR MEETING TOMORROW'S NEEDS IN TUNNELING AND EXCAVATION

This report presents the results of a study performed by Bechtel Corporation for the National Science Foundation, Research Applied to National Needs (RANN). The purpose of the study is to develop a recommended long range research program plan in tunneling and excavation for RANN. The objective of the RANN tunneling and underground excavation research program is to achieve technological improvements that would enhance the quality of life in urban areas through more economic and effective utilization of the underground space.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-242 742.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Bechtel Corporation

    50 Beale Street
    San Francisco, CA  USA  94119

    National Science Foundation

    Division of Advanced Technology Applications
    Washington, DC  USA  20550
  • Publication Date: 1974-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 357 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00092596
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NSF/RA/T-74-087 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: NSF-C841
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1981 12:00AM