Maidl, B, Herrenknecht, M, Maidl, U, Wehrmeyer, G and Sturge, D (2012) Mechanised Shield Tunnelling, 2nd Edition. London: Wiley-Blackwell

Mechanised Shield Tunnelling, 2nd Edition By Bernhard Maidl, Martin Herrenknecht, Ulrich Maidl, Gerhard Wehrmeyer and David Sturge, Wiley-Blackwell, London, 2012. ISBN 978-3-433-02995-4, £100.00 (hb)

Publisher’s description: This book presents the state of the art in mechanised shield tunnelling technology and the various types of equipment, and provides design approaches as well as structural advice. Other chapters treat drilling equipment, conveyors, tunnel securing, surveying and controlling as well as occupational safety. Contractual aspects and process controlling are also presented in detail.


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Professor of Construction Management and Economics, University of Reading, UK. Editor-in-Chief, Construction Management and Economics (1992-2016). Programme Director, MSc Construction Management. School Director of Postgraduate Teaching Programmes.
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