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What does BS stand for?

BS stands for Bentonite slurry (tunnel boring machines)

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Slurry trench (barrier) backfill--Curtain barriers are created by excavating a notch in the earth, supporting it with a bentonite slurry and then backfilling it with the bentonite enriched soil material.
Reflecting on the job in general, Iglesias said it is important to note that even though soil conditions were not ideal the project was completed without the use of bentonite slurry in the downhill bore.
Features include: integral jacking can with 675 ton capacity; screw conveyor 1 is an open ribbon type with integral full diameter gate; screw conveyor 2 is directly connected to the first conveyor; foam and bentonite slurry additive system for conditioning of spoils; and an integral laser guidance system.