Friedrich-Karl Ewert,Ulrich Hungsberg's Rock Grouting at Dam Sites (Professional Practice in Earth PDF

By Friedrich-Karl Ewert,Ulrich Hungsberg

This ebook makes a speciality of the permeability of the root of dams, find out how to be sure their kingdom and the way to tighten permeable rock to accomplish secure foundations for giant dams. It comprises theoretical basics in addition to classes realized of their program in functional building paintings in eminent initiatives. It additionally discusses elements corresponding to the permeability of the rock mass on the dam web site, together with the hydraulic features of water accomplishing openings and their impact at the reliability of water strain attempt (WPT) effects; the impression of specific geological elements at the hydrogeological regime on the website, in addition to the hydrofracturing habit and person groutability; and the connection among amounts of grout takes and the measure of impermeabilization.

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