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<p>Tunnels, constructions used to shorten transport routes and to improve road safety, are specific engineering structures where the safe operation is very important. Tunnel Traffic &amp; Operation Simulator (Simulator) was created as a solution of research ...
Reference: MATEC Web of Conferences 86, 04058 (2016)
Liu G. , Luo F. et al.  
<p>Based on the international vulgate safety risk managing theory, the Guangzhou Metro Corporation (GMC) summarizes the standard system of safety risk management in metro rail transit project, integrating with criterion files about project on safety risk management ...
Reference: Open Journal of Safety Science and Technology, 2014, 4, 36-41
<p>Many traffic tunnels in the European Union need records of their conservation and safety status, including fire performance. Besides other countries the German road transport authorities plan to enhance the safety of their tunnels. As an example, the results ...
Reference: MATEC Web of Conferences 6, 06001 (2013)
<p>Estimates of uncertainties and risks of the construction process are<br />essential information for decision-making in infrastructure projects. The construction process is affected by different types of uncertainties. We can distinguish between the common ...
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<p>When breakthrough of the Gotthard Base Tunnel took place on October 15, 2010, one of the most important milestones was reached for scheduled train services in the 57-kilometres-long world's longest railway tunnel to start in 2016. The Gotthard Base Tunnel ...
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<p>A model for probabilistic assessment of excavation performance of tunnel projects is presented. The model is based on Dynamic Bayesian Networks (DBN) and enables to consider the quality of the design and construction process. It is applied on a case study, ...
Reference: ISGSR 2011: proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium on Geotechnical Safety and Risk, Munich, Germany, June 2-3, 2011
<p>A new risk analysis system for estimating the risk factors in tunneling is suggested in consideration of the complex effect in tunnel construction.</p>
Reference: International Journal of the JCRM vol.5 (2009) pp.11-18
<p>Based on CFD method, this paper conducted simulation analysis of lorry and car fires for large cross-section road tunnel. The smoke distribution feature was discussed and the corresponding results of critical ventilation velocity were also compared with ...
Reference: Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground – Ng, Huang & Liu (eds), © 2009 Taylor & Francis Group, London
<p>These guidelines, prepared by Working Group 2 (Research) of the International Tunnelling Association, are prepared in order to give guidance to all those who have the job of preparing the overall scheme for the identification and management of risks in ...
Reference: Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology 19 (2004) 217–237
<p>This paper reviews the design of the ventilation and risk control systems undertaken by the successful Daewoo Consortium, starting from the definition of the relevant design criteria for both normal and emergency operation, ...
Reference: Paper presented at th e First International Conference on Major Tunnel and Infrastructure Projects, 22 - 24 May 2000, Taipei, Taiwan