Introduction to Tunnelling Site Investigation and Laboratory and Field Testing Tunnelling Techniques Tunnelling Design Issues Modelling Monitoring Case Studies Summary of Key Aspects Bibliography
David Chapman is Reader in Geotechnical Engineering at the University of Birmingham, UK. Nicole Metje is a Lecturer at the University of Birmingham, UK. Alfred Stark is a Senior Tunnelling Manager with the tunnelling contractor ALPINE BeMo Tunnelling GmbH in Innsbruck, Austria.
Invaluable to recently graduated engineers and university students ... A comprehensive work that could well become the standard introductory text for early stage tunnellers, and could attract more engineers into tunnelling. As such, it should be heavily promoted. - World Tunnelling