The following papers were presented at these sessions of the conference: Mechanised tunnelling--progress and expectations, Robbins, RJ; Session 1--Edinburgh sewage-disposal scheme: tunnelling works, Pakes, G; Excavation through 10 M overburden: tunnelling method for Noguchi Tunnel, Japan, Honma, T; Construction of a pressure tunnel in the central Apennines, motta, A; Session 2--Oil storage in rock caverns in Finland, Johansson, S; Submarine tunnel for the Madras atomic power station, India, Ramamurti, CR; Shotcrete for underground support as used on hydroelectric projects in Costa Rica, Kobler, HG; Session 3--Safety and health in coal mine tunnel drivage, CArver, J; Technical solutions adopted for the Dittaino-Ogliastro Tunnel, Sicily, Vecellio, T; Tunnelling machine data acquisition and processing system, New, BM and Temporal, J; Session 4--Investigations of latex concrete for use in tunnel construction, Rukin, VV; Evaluation of deformation of a sandstone for pressure tunnel lining design, Alexander, LG; Controlled blasting techniques in United Kingdom tunnelling operations, Ball, MJ; Smooth Blasting, Qustafsson, R; Session 5-- Milan Metro experience in tunnel construction on the Porta Garibaldi-Piazza Cadorna section, Botti, E; Driving the Cunningham Tunnel, Colorado, Provost, AG; Large motorway tunnels in Liguria, Italy, Gentili, G; Session 6--The Bentonite shield: technology and initial application in Germany, Jacob, E; The Bentonite tunnelling machine at Warrington, Walsh, T; Consideration of rock-boring machines; analysis of Italian operations, innaurato, N. /TRRL/

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  • Publication Date: 1976


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  • Accession Number: 00159722
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
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  • Created Date: Mar 29 1978 12:00AM