DRIVING THE NEW ST. CLAIR RIVER TUNNEL

The largest diameter EPB (earth pressure balance) machine to be manufactured and used in North America is currently driving a tunnel under the St. Clair River through soft glacial clay, with occasional boulders, from Sarnia, Ontario, towards the exit portal at Port Huron, Michigan.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Morgan-Grampian (Construction Press) Limited

    Morgan-Grampian House, 30 Calderwood Street
    London SE18 6QH,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Harrison, N
  • Publication Date: 1995-1

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: p. 17-20
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00673994
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 23 1995 12:00AM