Bonded Block Model of Tunnel with Support

Software:
3DEC 5.20
Example Write-Up:
Runs in Demo: 
No
Project Files: 
Level: 
ADV
Details and Description: 

This example describes the excavation of a tunnel modeled by an assembly of bonded tetrahedral blocks.  Cable support is also simulated.

Keywords: 
  • Bonded Block Model
  • cable
  • rebar
  • vein
Materials: 
  • Hard Rock
Analyses: 
  • Static