Proceedings contain 26 papers which provide a complete review of current design methods applicable to rock engineering. Specific topics covered include: (1) design on rock foundations (including dam design), (2) design of rock slopes, (3) design of underground openings and supports for tunnels, (4) design of mines and other underground structures, and (5) design of blasting rounds (both surface and underground). Selected papers are indexed separately.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of 16th Symposium on Rock Mechanics, Minnesota University, September 22-24, 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Civil Engineers

    345 East 47th Street
    New York, NY  United States  10017-2398
  • Authors:
    • Fairhurst, C
    • Crouch, S L
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: 419 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00165789
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 27 1977 12:00AM