UNDERPASSES PENETRATE A MAZE OF OBSTACLES

The paper reports how two underpasses surrounded by busy railroads were constructed by shoring them up with a series of tiebacks to head off future problems. Deep, sharply angled holes were made for tiebacks and concrete piles, and a massive bulkhead system was used to support the shoofly during excavation and construction of bridges alongside the tracks.

  • Corporate Authors:

    McGraw-Hill, Incorporated

    330 West 42nd Street
    New York, NY  United States  10036
  • Authors:
    • SMITH, L
  • Publication Date: 1977-9

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  • Accession Number: 00170456
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 16 1978 12:00AM