STATE OF THE ART REVIEW OF TUNNEL LININGS IN THE UK

This article discusses a report on the review of tunnel lining methods in the United Kingdom prepared for the Transport and Road Research Laboratory. The report objectives were to detail the development of tunnel linings in the U.K. over the postwar period; to provide a record of the major features as a reference book; and to give general information on design and construction with cautionary advice. Among the points covered in the article are temporary support, precast concrete linings, pipejacking, tolerances, recent innovations, iron and concrete linings, loading in sand, and others.

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    Morgan-Grampian Limited

    30 Calderwood Street
    London SE18 6QH,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1978-11

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  • Accession Number: 00195074
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 11 1979 12:00AM