Geologic Considerations in Shotcrete Design

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Title: Geologic Considerations in Shotcrete Design

Author(s): E.J. Cording

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 45

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Appears on pages(s): 175-199

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Date: 1/1/1974

Abstract:
Shotcrete has proven to be useful on many tunnel projects both for initial support during construction and for permanent support. This paper describes its use in large shallow underground openings in rock and presents several examples which indicated the effect of geology on shotcrete behavior.