Engineering the Channel Tunnel
CRC Press, Jul 27, 1995 - Architecture - 344 pages
The Channel Tunnel may be the greatest engineering project in Europe this century. This book describes the tremendous engineering achievement of the construction of the tunnel. Written by twenty of the key engineers involved, it provides a fascinating, informative and inspiring account of the project for both engineering professionals and general readers.
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Control and construction surveys
Initial access developments
Signalling and train control
Passengervehicle shuttle fleet
Fire detection and suppression
Terminal design and construction
Operating the tunnel
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