THE LOUIS HIPPOLYTE LAFONTAINE BRIDGE TUNNEL COMPLEX

THE TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY CROSSING OF THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER BETWEEN THE CITIES OF MONTREAL AND JACQUES-CARTIER IS DISCUSSED. CHOICE OF LOCATION AND LAY-OUT OF THE CROSSING COMPLEX, TUNNEL CHARACTERISTICS AND GEOMETRIC DESIGN STANDARDS, TYPICAL CROSS-SECTIONS, SHAPE, TUNNEL DIMENSIONS, CONSTRUCTION OF THE UNDERWATER ELEMENTS, DREDGING AND PLACING OF PREFABRICATED UNITS, AS WELL AS SPECIAL FEATURES OF THE TUNNEL SECTIONS ARE DISCUSSED. /CGRA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 50, No 4, PP 21-25, 4 PHOT
  • Authors:
    • Branchaud, A
  • Publication Date: 1967-4

Media Info

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00208190
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: CANADIAN GOOD ROADS ASSOCIATION
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 7 1994 12:00AM