SIMULATION CASE STUDY: MODELLING DISTINCT BREAKDOWN EVENTS ...
SIMULATION CASE STUDY: MODELLING DISTINCT BREAKDOWN EVENTS FOR A TUNNEL BORING MACHINE EXCAVATION Michael Werner Simaan AbouRizk University of Alberta ... through modelling elements to describe the tunneling operation. For example, the train captures the
Tunnel boring machine - Wikipedia
A tunnel boring machine used to excavate the Gotthard Base Tunnel, the world's longest rail tunnel. A tunnel boring machine that was used at Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository A tunnel boring machine ( TBM ), also known as a "mole", is a machine used to excavate tunnels with a circular cross section through a variety of soil and rock strata .