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Ground Support with Sprayed Concrete in Canadian Underground Mines.

Canada. Dept. of Energy, Mines and Resources. Mines Branch.

Ground Support with Sprayed Concrete in Canadian Underground Mines.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesCanada. Mines Branch. Information circular -- 258
ContributionsVerity, T.W.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21899580M

Within the same geological formation, three tunnels have been approached with different mechanized excavation technologies, different ground support systems and different final lining: the two 12’ dia. conveyance tunnels bored by an open gripper TBM, supported by ribs and lagging, then lined with reinforced concrete pipes (RCP); the 21’ dia.


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