Effect of joints on the strenght of tunnels
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Effect of joints on the strenght of tunnels research on rock bolt reinforcement by United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.

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Published by Corps of Engineers, Omaha District in Omaha, Neb .
Written in English


  • Tunneling,
  • Rock mechanics,
  • Rock pressure

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Other titlesResearch on rock bolt reinforcement
Statementby Richard E. Goodman.
SeriesTechnical report -- no. 5
ContributionsGoodman, Richard E.
LC ClassificationsTA815 U55
The Physical Object
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18728689M

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