Essays about: "Casagrande et al. criterion"
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1. Evaluation of influence from matedness on the peak shear strength of natural rock jointsUniversity essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap
Abstract : In Sweden, the rock mass is commonly used for construction of tunnels and caverns. The rockmass is also used as a foundation for large structures such as bridge abutments and dams. Forthese structures, the understanding of the rock mechanical properties play a key role for reachingan acceptable safety level and minimizing cost. READ MORE