AUSTRIAN ROAD TUNNEL SUPPORTED BY WATER-EXPANDED BOLTS

Article describing the 4.3 km long twin tube Oswaldiberg road tunnel, currently the largest project of its kind in Austria. Completion of this tunnel is required in order to provide a bypass to relieve serious congestion in Villach caused by through-traffic. Provides details on the geology of the area, the drilling machinery used, and reinforcement methods.

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    Morgan-Grampian (Construction Press) Limited

    Morgan-Grampian House, 30 Calderwood Street
    London SE18 6QH,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Muller, I S
  • Publication Date: 1991-6

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  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 13-14
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00615078
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1991 12:00AM