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    • Artificial ground freezing of a volcanic ash: laboratory tests and modelling 

      Casini, F.; Gens Solé, Antonio; Olivella Pastallé, Sebastià; Viggiani, Giulia M.B. (2016-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      The use of artificial ground freezing (AGF) to form earth support systems has had applications worldwide. These cover a variety of construction problems, including the formation of frozen earth walls to support deep ...
    • Congelación del suelo en la construcción de túneles 

      Coscolla Ciutad, Jorge (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-06-28)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      La congelación artificial del suelo es una técnica utilizada para la construcción de obras subterráneas como túneles, pozos u otras obras civiles dada la mejora que proporciona a las características del terreno. El ...
    • Coupled phenomena induced by freezing in a granular material 

      Casini, Francesca; Gens Solé, Antonio; Olivella Pastallé, Sebastià; Viggiani, Giulia M.B. (2013)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Artificial Ground Freezing (AGF) is a controllable process that can be used by engineers to stabilise temporarily the ground, provide structural support and/or exclude groundwater from an excavation until construction of ...
    • Freezing-thawing tests on natural pyroclastic samples 

      Pelaez, R.R; Casini, Francesca; Romero Morales, Enrique Edgar; Gens Solé, Antonio; Viggiani, Giulia M.B. (CRC Press, 2014)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Artificial Ground Freezing is one of the construction techniques that were extensively adopted during construction of Line 1 of Napoli Underground, to ensure stability and waterproofing of the platform tunnels and inclined ...