CEE 593 ONL - Tunneling in Soil and Rock

Spring 2022

Tunneling in Soil and RockONL73277ONL4 -    Youssef M A Hashash

Course Description

History of development of tunneling design and methods. Relationship of geology on anticipated ground response to tunneling. Study of tunneling methods unique to tunnels in soil, tunnels in rock, caverns in soils and caverns in rock. Analysis approaches for tunnels in soils and rock. Geotechnical Baselines report and other risk allocation tools for tunnel construction. Case histories of tunneling projects.

Credit Hours

4 hours


Undergraduate degree and CEE 483 required as well as credit or concurrent enrollment in CEE 484

Subject Area

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering