KEEPING MUCK ON THE RAILS

Investment in the most rapid drill+blast or tunnel boring technology for face advance will only pay off if there is smooth and efficient movement of men and materials to the face and spoil out. These, and especially rock removal, are usually the rate determining activities in any tunnelling project. Well planned and well maintained transport infrastructure is essential.

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    Morgan-Grampian (Construction Press) Limited

    Morgan-Grampian House, 30 Calderwood Street
    London SE18 6QH,   England 
  • Authors:
    • MacKenzie, A
  • Publication Date: 1991-12

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  • Accession Number: 00619571
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 29 1992 12:00AM