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Deformation behavior of tunnels crossing weak zone during excavation - numerical investigation

연약대를 통과하는 터널의 시공중 변위거동 - 수치해석 연구

  • 유충식 (성균관대학교 건설환경시스템공학과) ;
  • 박정규 ((주)포스코건설, 기술연구소)
  • Received : 2014.07.03
  • Accepted : 2014.07.18
  • Published : 2014.07.31

Abstract

This paper concerns the deformation behavior of tunnels crossing weak zone during excavation. A three dimensional finite element model was adopted in order to conduct a parametric study on the orientation of weaj zone in terms of strike and dip angle relative to the tunnel longitudinal axis. The results of the analyses were then analyzed so that the tunnel displacements in terms of the ratios between the crown settlement and springline displacement can be related to the orientation of the weak zone. The results indicate that the displacement ratios between the tunnel crown and springline tend to quantitatively change when a weak zone exists near or ahead of the tunnel suggesting that the displacement ratios can be effectively used to predict the weak zone during tunnelling. Practical implications of the findings are discussed.

Acknowledgement

Grant : 대심도 장대터널 시공 리스크 분석 및 대응 시스템 개발

Supported by : (주)포스코건설

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