CME525H1: Tunneling and Urban Excavation

Fixed Credit Value
0.50
Hours
38.4L/12.8T
Description

Introduces fundamental concepts of underground tunneling and its impact on surrounding urban environment. Topics: role of geology on the choice of tunneling methodology; classical and mechanized tunneling excavation methods; interaction between tunnel and surrounding structures; tunnel support methodologies; innovation and current research in tunneling and underground construction.

Total AUs
44.80