By John Johansen
A overview of contemporary blasting suggestions utilized in tunnelling, chamber excavations and lake-tap blasting. The scope of this e-book comprises geological implications, minimize layout and delicate blasting suggestions as well as chamber blasting. This booklet additionally comprises unique examples outlining the layout matters and strategies utilized in blasting lake-tap plugs for hydroelectric tasks. it's designed as a reference booklet and significant other to classes in tunnel blasting innovations.
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