Quality Control and Application New Melones Project

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Title: Quality Control and Application New Melones Project

Author(s): Leland A. Case

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 45

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 235-245

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Date: 1/1/1974

Abstract:
The New Melones Projet sucessfully used shotcrete, in conjunction with 10' and 15' rock bolts, as a primary tunnel support method. The New Melones Diversion Tunnel was 3,800 feet long with a horseshoe cross-section nominally 30' wide by 18' to 24' below spring line.