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The 35 m span for the ATLAS detector hall, UX15, is one of the longest underground spans ever constructed. The ceiling of the 1380 m2 cavern "hangs" from a system of ground anchors installed from galleries excavated laterally from the access shafts. (Copyright: CERN)

The 35 m span for the ATLAS detector hall, UX15, is one of
the longest underground spans ever constructed.

Jun 2003