The following papers were presented at these sessions of the Conference: Session 7--Ground and lining studies for the Channel Tunnel Project, Curtis, DJ; Design and installation of ground instrumentation for the Channel Tunnel, Potts, ELJ; Measurements of ground-lining interaction pressure in an underwater tunnel in coal measures rock, Attewell, PB; Session 8--Hydraulic Percussive rock drills--a proved concept in tunnelling, Ottosson, L; Programme of laboratory, pilot and full-scale experiments in tunnel boring, O'Reilly, MP, Roxborough, FF and Hignett, HJ; Factors influencing the cutting performance of a selective tunnelling machine, Fowell, RJ; Session 9--Mining drifts and tunnels: role of rockboling and parameters in its selection, Dejean, M; Performance of tunnel support systems in the four fathom mudstone, Ward, WH; Location and support of tunnels in deep-level gold mines, Wagner, H; New approaches to steel supports for tunnels and mines, Billington, CJ; Session 10--The Kaimai Tunnel, New Zealand--a case history, Bennion, JD; Subway Tunnels in areas of mining subsidence in the Ruhr District, Germany, Duddeck, H; Construction of an inclined twin-tube escalator shaft on he Budapest metro, Rozsa, L; Some problems associated with the use of a tunnel machine in deep-level gold maines, Graham, PC; Session 11--Full-face tunnelling machines in British coal mines, Rees, PB; Machine-bored small-size tunnels in rock, with some case studies, Barendsen, P. /TRRL/ papers by o'reilly,mp et al and ward,wh, see IRRD abstracts nos 225432 and 220648. The covering abstract of the proceedings is IRRD abstract no 225428.

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  • Publication Date: 1976


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  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
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  • Created Date: Mar 29 1981 12:00AM