Geological Line Selection for the Qinghai-Tibet Railway Engineering Ebook

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This book describes the second phase of the QinghaiTibetan railway construction project and is the first technological book discussing the geological routing of the QinghaiTibetan railway project on the roof of the world Based on practical experience of railway construction work it provides a substantial number of examples with detailed descriptions and conclusions The complex geological environment of the QinghaiTibetan railway as well as the selection and optimization of the route are illustrated vividly and clearly with quotes figures photos and tables Connecting Golmud and Lhasa it has a total length of 1142 km and at the Tanggula Pass has an altitude of 5072mhigher than any other in the world A 960 km section is on a plateau at altitudes above 4000 m and 550 km are in the permafrost region making it the worlds longest and highest railway in the permafrost plateau region The book is a model for the integration of theory and practice making it a valuable reference source for civil engineering professionals working in geological routing in permafrost plateau regions active fault zones meizoseismal areas nature reserves and regions with geohazards such as steep slopes sand and snow drifts and geothermal hazardsGeological Line Selection for the Qinghai-Tibet Railway Engineering EbookBy Jincheng Li Wenwu Chen Zhengping Liu Publisher Springer Print ISBN 9783662555705 3662555700 eText ISBN 9783662555729 3662555727 Copyright year 2018 Format PDF Available from 15900 USD SKU 9783662555729

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This book describes the second phase of the QinghaiTibetan railway construction project and is the first technological book discussing the geological routing of the QinghaiTibetan railway project on the roof of the world Based on practical experience of railway construction work it provides a substantial number of examples with detailed descriptions and conclusions The complex geological environment of the QinghaiTibetan railway as well as the selection and optimization of the route are illustrated vividly and clearly with quotes figures photos and tables Connecting Golmud and Lhasa it has a total length of 1142 km and at the Tanggula Pass has an altitude of 5072mhigher than any other in the world A 960 km section is on a plateau at altitudes above 4000 m and 550 km are in the permafrost region making it the worlds longest and highest railway in the permafrost plateau region The book is a model for the integration of theory and practice making it a valuable reference source for civil engineering professionals working in geological routing in permafrost plateau regions active fault zones meizoseismal areas nature reserves and regions with geohazards such as steep slopes sand and snow drifts and geothermal hazardsGeological Line Selection for the Qinghai-Tibet Railway Engineering EbookBy Jincheng Li Wenwu Chen Zhengping Liu Publisher Springer Print ISBN 9783662555705 3662555700 eText ISBN 9783662555729 3662555727 Copyright year 2018 Format PDF Available from 15900 USD SKU 9783662555729