ROAD TUNNELS IN JAPAN: DETERIORATION AND COUNTERMEASURES

Recently, some road tunnels have been deteriorating in Japan. The deterioration takes several forms, for example, cracking, collapse, etc. Generally it is thought that force on a tunnel lining or decay of lining concrete causes the deterioration. Researchers are studying the deterioration mechanism. This paper shows the states of deteriorated road tunnels in Japan, and the relation between cause and effect. (A)

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    Elsevier

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  • Authors:
    • Inokuma, A
    • INANO, S
  • Publication Date: 1996-7

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00729194
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Dec 12 1996 12:00AM