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The method of tunnel construction depends on such factors as the ground conditions, the ground water conditions, the length and diameter of the tunnel drive, the depth of the tunnel, the logistics of supporting the tunnel excavation, the final use and shape of the tunnel and appropriate risk management. The introduction in recent years of sprayed waterproofing has led to the innovation of composite 37 sprayed concrete lined scl tunnels, comprising of a permanent sprayed primary lining, a 38. Monitoring of sprayed concrete lined tunnels using fibre bragg grating sensors m brunton, j preston, be whelan monitor optics systems pty. Design of scl tunnel using sprayed waterproofing membrane in soft ground abstract over the last twenty years, sprayed concrete lined scl tunnels have seen rapid development from the traditional double shell method, through the more recent single shell method, to the current composite shell method. The design solutions have ranged from permanent sprayed concrete, sprayed onto a sheet membrane in a drained tunnel. Only cement with established suitability for sprayed concrete applications shall be used. Historically, sprayed concrete lined scl tunnels were usually designed so that the primary lining takes all shortterm loads and then degrades to gray rock in the long term.131 877 1442 1294 523 1500 72 448 587 889 938 568 475 601 969 19 33 990 92 91 356 1370 999 867 1408 235 1350 460 365 1006 626 673 839 48 1203 651 1279 1056 445 1194 844 924 946 1155 1022 825 892 981 837