Preliminary Mining and Construction Planning of the Churchill Falls Project

CIM Bulletin, 1968

H. L. SNYDER, Manager of Construction, Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corp. Ltd.

This paper outlines the approach to the underground construction work involved in the Churchill Falls Power Project. It is the first in a series of papers which CIM Bulletin plans to publish as the different phases of this large-scale operation evolve.
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