Proceedings include 15 technical papers that provide detailed information relating to all aspects of tunneling on both sides of the Atlantic. The reports give a comparison of the two techniques with respect to contracting, excavation and pre-investigation rock mechanics, present and future equipment, and a detailed comparative cost analysis. They also bring out differences in the conditions and techniques between the United States and Sweden.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Natl Swed Build Res Doc n D3: 1977 1st US-Swed Underground Workshop, Stockholm, December 5-10, 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Swedish Detonic Research Foundation

    Stockholm,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Persson, P A
    • SCHMIDT, R L
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: 277 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00169982
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Res Doc No D3 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 30 1978 12:00AM