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Volume 265, 2019International Geotechnical Symposium “Geotechnical Construction of Civil Engineering & Transport Structures of the Asian-Pacific Region” (GCCETS 2018)
|Number of page(s)||9|
|Section||Foundations and Underground Structures|
|Published online||30 January 2019|
Advantages of immersed tunnels for long water crossings
Russian University of Transport, 9b9 Obrazcova Street, 127994, Moscow, Russia
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In the article there is considered foreign experience of immersed tunnels within transport crossovers construction through continuous river and marine obstacles. There are found out peculiarities, advantages and disadvantages of their construction as analysis result of immersed tunnels already operated worldwide. A large number of transport crossovers built and operated worldwide including the immersed tunnels demonstrate the benefits of such projects in comparison with other types of transport crossovers – bridges and bored tunnels.
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