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    • Building response to line 9 EPB tunnelling in Barcelona: a case study 

      Mariano, Alessandra di; Franza, Andrea; Limatola, Vincenzo; Gens Solé, Antonio; Bilotta, Emilio (Springer, 2021)
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      The paper presents the field monitoring data and a three-dimensional finite-element analysis aiming at back-analysing the response of a multi-storey framed building affected by the EPB excavation of a 12 m diameter tunnel ...
    • Protecting surface and buried structures from tunnelling using pile walls: a prediction model 

      Franza, Andrea; Losacco, Nunzio; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Viggiani, Giulia M.B.; Jimenez Rodríguez, Rafael (2021-10)
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      When tunnelling poses excessive risks for buildings and buried foundations, a pile row barrier may shield the existing structure from ground movements. This paper presents a three-dimensional linear elastic prediction ...