TUNNEL BREAK-THROUGH UNDER WATER

THE FIRST PART OF THE ARTICLE GIVES A SURVEY OF THE CONSTRUCTIONAL ASPECTS OF TUNNELLING BREAK-THROUGH UNDER WATER AS PRACTISED FOR YEARS BY NORWEGIAN WATER POWER DEVELOPERS. THE SECOND PART DEALS WITH MODEL TESTS GENERALLY AND PRESENTS EXAMPLES OF ACTUAL EXPERIMENTS. HITHERTO IMPORTANT HYDRAULIC DATA, SUCH AS THE SITE OF DEPOSITION OF THE DEBRIS, HAVE NOT BEEN AMENABLE TO VERIFICATION AND CONTROL, BUT NOW THIS HAS BEEN MADE POSSIBLE BY MODEL TESTS. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol112, No15, PP313-318, 7FIG
  • Authors:
    • Hoyer, H
    • Groner, C F
    • Slovik, O
  • Publication Date: 1965-4

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  • Accession Number: 00214578
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 27 1994 12:00AM