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N° 324 — Special issue: Tunnels
4th Quarter 2004 / October
Contents of Routes/Roads magazine N° 324
by Olivier Michaud
- Special issue on tunnels introduction
- Tunnel fire safety is quickly progressing thanks to cooperative efforts
- A comparative analysis of the Mont-Blanc, Tauern and Gotthard tunnel fires
- The role of PIARC Technical Committee C3.3 in fire safety in tunnels
- ITA presentation and role in fire safety in tunnels
- The latest PIARC road tunnel fire and smoke control publications
- PIARC design criteria for resistance to fire for road tunnel structures
- ITA guidelines for structural fire resistance of road tunnels
- Activities of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe to promote safety in tunnels
- The new directive 2004/54/EC on road tunnel safety
- Safety in railway tunnels: current UIC recommendations and European regulations
- Preventing and combating fires in metro systems
- Safe and reliable tunnels: community R&D
130 pages, bilingual French-English, distribution: 6,000 copies.
PIARC President: Olivier Michaud (Switzerland)
Director of Publication: Jean-François Corté
Editor in chief: G. Batac
Publications Advisor: Céline Le Graciet
Editorial Assistants: Marie Pastol, Cécile Aurousseau
Making up, printing, diffusion: Compédit Beauregard S. A. (France)
Price of a single copy: 13 €
ISSN : 0004-556 X
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