ROCK ENGINEERING SYSTEMS. THEORY AND PRACTICE

This book provides a new systems approach to all rock engineering problems. The methodology has application to any structure built on or in rock. The method encompasses an "atlas of rock engineering mechanisms", a method of establishing the importance of each parameter and mechanism in any rock engineering project, the energy and entrophy context, how to implement the approach in engineering practice. Examples are given ranging from assessing candidate schemes to systems auditing of rock engineering projects.

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    ELLIS HORWOOD LIMITED

    MARKET CROSS HOUSE, COOPER STREET
    CHICHESTER, WEST SUSSEX  United Kingdom  PO19 1EB
  • Authors:
    • Hudson, J
  • Publication Date: 1992

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: X+185P

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00630369
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0-13-782624-9
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Jun 21 1993 12:00AM