|Statement||edited by F.G. Bell ; with specialist contributions.|
|Contributions||Bell, F. G.|
|LC Classifications||TA706 .E56 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||580 p. :|
|Number of Pages||580|
|LC Control Number||92000786|
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Rock Engineering and Rock Mechanics: Structures in and on Rock Masses will be of interest to rock mechanics academics as well as to professionals who are involved in the various branches of rock engineering. Table of Contents. Keynote lectures. Shear strength of rock, rock joints and rock masses – Problems and some solutions. is a platform for academics to share research papers. One of the main engineering solutions for reducing the permeability of a fractured rock mass is to inject a grout, which may be a suspension (e.g. cement grout), an emulsion (e.g. bitumens) or a solution, which subsequently blocks the flow paths through the rock mass. The major pitfalls are: (i) using rock mass classifications as the 'ultimate empirical cook book', i.e. ignoring analytical and observational design methods; (ii) using one rock mass classification system only, i.e. without cross-checking the results with at least one other system; (iii) using rock mass classifications without enough input data.
Rock mass properties Introduction Reliable estimates of the strength and deformation characteristics of rock masses are required for almost any form of analysis used for the design of slopes, foundations and underground excavations. Hoek and Brown (a, b) proposed a method for. Abstract. This chapter first describes rock engineering problems and the importance in determination of rock engineering properties. Then the two general categories of methods (direct and indirect methods) for determining rock engineering properties are briefly discussed and two examples are presented to show how existing data and empirical correlations can be used to estimate the engineering. Engineering in Rock Masses is a chapter text that deals with the behavior, investigation, and construction of rock masses. The first chapters review the properties, behavior, classification, and occurrence of groundwater in rock masses. - Petroleum engineering, hydro-fracking and CO2 storage - Applicability of EUROCODE-7 in rock engineering. Rock Engineering and Rock Mechanics: Structures in and on Rock Masses will be of interest to rock mechanics academics as well as to professionals who are involved in the various branches of rock engineering.5/5(2).