Earth Pressures on Ottawa Outfall Sewer Tunnel

  1. (PDF, 1 MB)
DOIResolve DOI:
AuthorSearch for: ; Search for:
TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada; Volume 340
Physical description23 p.
AbstractIn 1961, the Soil Mechanics Seciton installed earth pressure cells in a tunnel driven through sensitive Leda clay in the City of Ottawa. This report describes in detail the instrumentation and gives in summary the observations obtained over a 5-year period.
Publication date
PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number7524
NPARC number20338217
Export citationExport as RIS
Report a correctionReport a correction
Record identifierd4472342-1e8a-4505-8318-46e88f93dd42
Record created2012-07-19
Record modified2017-05-23
Bookmark and share
  • Share this page with Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Google+ (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Delicious (Opens in a new window)