GROUTING LIMITS SETTLEMENT AS TRANSIT BORES ADVANCE

Construction of an 8-mile mass transit starter line in Baltimore, Maryland is discussed. The Maryland Mass Transit Administration's rail transit line runs the gamut of construction techniques. It begins with compressed air, shield-driven tunnels and cut-and-cover stations in granular material, giving way to drill-and-blast construction through granite-like gneiss.

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    McGraw-Hill, Incorporated

    330 West 42nd Street
    New York, NY  USA  10036
  • Publication Date: 1978-9

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  • Pagination: p. 22-23
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00189009
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 25 1981 12:00AM