4.5 KM OBSTACLE COURSE FOR SWISS MOTORWAY BUILDERS

THE ARTICLE DESCRIBES ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT ROAD CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN EUROPE, NAMELY PART OF THE MOTORWAY ALONG LAKE LUCERNE IN SWITZERLAND. THE CONSTRUCTION DETAILS ARE GIVEN IN THREE SECTIONS, FIRSTLY A TWO-TIER MOTORWAY ALONG THE LAKE-SIDE, SECONDLY A COMBINATION OF VIADUCTS AND TUNNELS WHERE MOUNTAINS MEET THE LAKE, AND THIRDLY A BRIDGE SECTION INVOLVING DIFFICULT FOUNDATION PROBLEMS. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 1, No 9, PP 12-15, 2 FIG, 10 PHOT
  • Corporate Authors:

    World Road News, Geneva

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  • Publication Date: 1966-9

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00214887
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 12 1970 12:00AM