THE USE OF DATA BANKS IN TUNNELLING

This paper contains comment by Vreede,FA and Speers,CR of the original paper by Brink,A et al (see IRRD 819794), and the authors reply. The comments by Vreede,FA and Speers,CR relate to the accuracy of the SANCOT tunnel record database, and the level of detail provided. It is suggested that more detail should be provided, such as the design thickness and actual average thickness of the concrete lining. They support the author's conclusion that the database should be enlarged and updated.

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  • Authors:
    • Brink, A
    • Boniface, A
    • Oliver, H
    • Vreede, F A
    • Speers, C R
  • Publication Date: 1989-6

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  • Afrikaans

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  • Pagination: p. 187
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  • Accession Number: 00606700
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1991 12:00AM