Modern Trends in Tunnelling and Blast Design

1st Edition

John Johansen, C.F. Mathiesen

CRC Press
Published January 1, 2000
Reference - 164 Pages
ISBN 9789058093127 - CAT# RU41226

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A review of modern blasting techniques used in tunnelling, chamber excavations and lake-tap blasting. The scope of this book includes geological implications, cut design and smooth blasting techniques in addition to chamber blasting. This book also includes detailed examples outlining the design issues and techniques used in blasting lake-tap plugs for hydroelectric projects. It is designed as a reference book and companion to courses in tunnel blasting techniques.


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