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Latest Bids

Italy, Sicily



Closing Date: 07/09/2016

Open invitation to tender, deadline 07.09.2016, for hydraulic restoration work in the Fortolese tunnel (1624 m, 1621 m) on the A19 motorway, Palermo-Catania. Contact Anas Spa, att.n Giuseppe ... ......Full Information

Norway, National



Closing Date: 09/09/2016

Open invitation to tender, deadline 09.09.2016, for lighting engineering consultancy services for national road and tunnel lighting. Duration of the contract is 2 years, with the option to ... ......Full Information

Sweden, Stockholm



Closing Date: 16/08/2016

Negotiated invitation to tender, deadline 16.08.2016, for mining operations for SFA (Stockholm Future Sewage). The Henriksdal WWTP,  the largest WWTP in Sweden, which is located in the ... ......Full Information

Norway, Rogaland


Road and Motorway

Closing Date: 09/09/2016

Open invitation to tender, deadline 09.09.2016, for the purchase of tunnel ventilators for the E39 Eiganes tunnel and Rv 13 Hundvag and Ryfylke tunnel. Value of the contract is EUR2.89 million, ... ......Full Information

Spain, Madrid



Closing Date: 17/08/2016

Open invitation to tender, deadline 17.08.2016, for works on the platform of Line 8, Metro Madrid, between Nuevos Ministerios and Mar de Cristal stations (Lot 1) and between Mar de Cristal and ... ......Full Information

France, Paris


Grand Paris Express

Closing Date: 19/08/2016

Negotiated invitation to tender, deadline 19.08.2016, for Lot 2 (11.1 km tunnel and 4 underground stations) and Lot 3 (5.5 km tunnel and 1 underground station), part of the civil works on ... ......Full Information

Norway, More & Romsdal



Closing Date: 30/08/2016

Open invitation to tender, deadline 30.08.2016, for the procurement of seismic tomography and seismic refraction in the sea, on the county Fv 659 Nordoy road. The Nordoy road will provide the ... ......Full Information

United Kingdom, National


Utilities Suppliers

Qualification system with call for competition for the registration of suppliers, contractors and service providers (vendors) belonging to several categories and including Tunnel Consultancy ... ......Full Information

Bulgaria, Metro



Closing Date: 01/09/2016

Open invitation to tender, deadline 01.09.2016, for project and construction of phase 2, metro line 3 extension in Sofia. The new section from km 11 + 941.33 to 15+ 749.00 will include 4 ... ......Full Information

Turkey, Istanbul



Closing Date: 14/07/2016 (Tender Closed)

The open invitation to tender, deadline 14.07.2016, for the Cekmekoy-Sancaktepe-Sultanbeyli and Sarıgazi (Hospital)-Tasdelen-Yenidogan Subway Lines for construction and E&M systems ... ......Full Information

Turkey, Istanbul



Closing Date: 05/08/2016

Open invitation to tender, deadline 05.08.2016, for the Cekmekoy-Sancaktepe-Sultanbeyli and Sarıgazi (Hospital)-Tasdelen-Yenidogan Subway Lines for construction and E&M systems procurement ... ......Full Information

Turkey, Istanbul


Umraniye-Atasehir-Goztepe Metro

The open invitation to tender, deadline 20.07.2016, for the Umraniye-Atasehir-Goztepe subway line construction and E&M systems procurement including installation and commissioning works has ... ......Full Information

Industry News

Revised proposals for the construction of Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel submitted

Revised proposals for the construction of Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel submitted

On the 15.07.2016 the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel Commission announced that the revised technical proposals were submitted from all three teams in the competitive procurement to construct a new ... ...Full Story

BTS 2016 - registration now open

BTS 2016 - registration now open

Be part of the UK's largest tunnelling and excavation event - Registration is now open for the 2016 British Tunnelling Society exhibition, which returns to the prestigious QEII Conference Centre in ... ...Full Story

16th International Water Mist Conference Programme is out now

16th International Water Mist Conference Programme is out now

This year’s International Water Mist Conference will take place in Vienna, Austria on the 21st and 22nd of September 2016. The venue will be the Arcotel Wimberger Wien. As of today, the ... ...Full Story

First breakthrough of Norway’s longest tunnel

First breakthrough of Norway’s longest tunnel

On 07.06.2016 at 16:00 the construction company Società Italiana per Condotte d'Acqua, Jernbaneverket and Amberg Technolgies celebrated the first breakthrough of a 20 km tunnel which is one ... ...Full Story

Isarco River construction update

Isarco River construction update

On the 12.07.2016 the groundbreaking ceremony was held for the main works for the Isarco River Underpass construction lot. This is at the southernmost part of the Brenner Base Tunnel just before the ... ...Full Story

Green light for the Ringerike Line and the E16

Green light for the Ringerike Line and the E16

The Norwegian Government has asked Jernbaneverket and the Norwegian Public Roads Administration to start planning the Ringerike Line and the new four-lane motorway on the E16 from Hogkastet across ... ...Full Story

Terratec securing new orders throughout 2016 and 2017

Terratec securing new orders throughout 2016 and 2017

In the first half of this year, TERRATEC has secured orders for the supply of 7 TBMs around the globe. In Turkey the joint venture formed by Turkish Companies Senbay, Kolin and Kalyon has ordered 2 ... ...Full Story

Northgate Link extension complete

Northgate Link extension complete

On the 14.06.2016 tunneling contractor JCM re-launched TBM1 from the U District Station site to the University of Washington Station. The TBM has been refurbished after finishing the northbound ... ...Full Story

Klokova Tunnel Breakthrough

Klokova Tunnel Breakthrough

On the 23.06.2016 the right tube of the twin tubed Klokova tunnel (2.9 km) broke through on the Ionia Odos A5 motorway. The new motorway tunnel has been built by using explosives and 2 hydraulic ... ...Full Story

Environment Effects Statement process for Melbourne Metro

Melbourne Metro Rail Authority (MMRA) has received authorisation from the Minister for Planning to exhibit the Environment Effects Statement (EES) for public review. The Metro Tunnel EES and draft ... ...Full Story

SR99 update

SR99 update

On 23.06.2016 Seattle Tunnel Partners (STP) with the SR 99 TBM Bertha, reached 940 m or one-third of the total bored tunnel length. So far they have installed 466 concrete tunnel rings. STP ... ...Full Story

Expotunnel in Bologna

Expotunnel in Bologna

Expotunnel will be held in Bologna, Italy from the 19th until the 21st of October 2016. Expotunnel will dedicate one day of its international conference and program to the Gotthard Base Tunnel. The ... ...Full Story

Latest Awards

China, Hong Kong


Highway - Route 6

The consortium of China State Construction International Holdings Limited (CSCI) affiliated to China Overseas Holding Ltd (COHL) has been awarded the Tseung Kwan O – Lam Tin (TKO-LT) ... ......Full Information

Norway, Motorway/Railway


Akersus and Buskerud Counties

Norconsult/Aas-Jakobsen/Asplan Viak from Sandvika secured the EUR5.36 million contract, excluding VAT, for  a consultancy assignment for the Ringerike Line/E16 Hogkastet-Honefoss. For ... ......Full Information

Austria, Tyrol



Joint venture S16 Perjentunnel DIBIT Messtechnik GmbH and AVD Vermessung ZT GmbH from Innsbruck secured the EUR1.81 million contract for geotechnical measuring and tunnel scan in the 2.9 km-long ... ......Full Information

Austria, Styria & Upper Austria



IBK – Ingenieurburo Kronawetter ZT GesmbH from Villach secured the EUR 386,280 contract, excluding VAT, for the site supervision during  rehabilitation and adaptation to STSG/RVS of ... ......Full Information

Netherlands, Delft



ICT Automatisering Nederland BV from Barendrecht secured the EUR188,383 contract, excluding VAT, for preventive and corrective maintenance in the eastern tube of the 2.3 km William of Orange ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton Ticino



Project Partners Ltd Consulting Engineers from Montagnola secured the EUR152,421 contract for local general management during the refurbishment of the Gentilino tunnel (km 23 300 – km 23 ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Countrywide



EyeBq engineering & consulting AG from Zurich secured the EUR 297,555 contract for the fitting of DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) systems in 41 road tunnels on the ... ......Full Information

Tajikistan, Khatlon Province



Salini Impregilo signed a EUR 3.5 bn ($3.9 bn) framework agreement to build the hydroelectric project, located on the Vakhsh river, in Tajikistan, upstream of Nurek HPP which is currently in ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons



TLT-Turbo GmbH from Zweibrucken secured the EUR 946,804 contract, excluding VAT, for the ventilation of safety tunnels in Rofla (1,017 m), Barenburg (1,028 m), Viamala (742 m) and Crapteig ... ......Full Information

Norway, Vestfold and Telemark



One Nordic kraftmontasje from Loddingen secured the EUR17.22 million contract, excluding VAT, for repair and upgrading of the following E18 tunnels, Northern Vestfold: Hanekleiv (1740 m), Loken ... ......Full Information

Austria, Upper Austria & Styria



Swietelsky Baugesellschaft m.b.H, Gebr-Haider Bauunternehmung GmbH and Porr Bau GmbH from Linz secured the contract for the refurbishment of the invert vault, drainage channel and portals of the ... ......Full Information

Australia, Melbourne



John Holland from Melbourne has won the contract to deliver the EUR218.16m (AUD324m) early works package for Melbourne Metro, including excavating massive shafts in the centre of Melbourne as ... ......Full Information

News Feed

SK E&C's Eurasia Undersea Tunnel Honored as Global Best Project

SK Engineering & Construction announced on July 21 that its Eurasia Undersea Tunnel project, aimed at connecting Asia with Europe, was ... Full Story

Construction of Lowari tunnel to be completed by June-2017

He said work had been completed on excavation and widening of 8.5 Km (Main Tunnel) and excavation of 1.9 Km Tunnel (Short Tunnel), concrete ... Full Story

Seattle tunnel machine back to work after maintenance

The massive machine boring a tunnel to replace the aging Alaskan Way Viaduct stopped drilling on June 23 to undergo scheduled maintenance. Full Story

TBM breaks through to complete London electricity tunnel

A tunnel boring machine (TBM) has completed a 3 km tunnel under London to conclude a three-stage project to increase the capacity of the city's ... Full Story

Tunnelling signals change of gear for WestConnex construction

The Sydney Morning Herald Tunnelling machines have begun their long and controversial journey underneath Sydney's inner west, signalling the start of one the most ... Full Story

A look inside construction of Seattle tunnel's double-deck highway

SEATTLE -- As the tunnel-boring machine Bertha takes a break, the public is getting its first look inside the elaborate construction of the tunnel's ... Full Story

Vinci Costain joint venture to begin £100m Shieldhall Tunnell project

A joint venture between Costain and Vinci is to begin on a £100 million waste water tunnel project in Glasgow. Work on the Shieldhall Tunnel scheme ... Full Story

$1.58B contract signed for Hong Kong tunnel

A joint venture of China State Construction Engineering (Hong Kong) and ... The Tseung Kwan O - Lam Tin Tunnel is a component of the 4.2km ... Full Story

Construction to resume on Sarmiento Line tunnel

The project involves constructing two single bore tunnels, each 10.46m in diameter and running up to 22m below the existing alignment between ... Full Story

Shieldhall waste water tunnel boring machine unveiled

The giant state-of-the art boring machine which will construct the Shieldhall Tunnel has been unveiled. The 1000 tonne, 590ft (180m) long drill will ... Full Story

Tunneling completed for Kaneohe-Kailua gravity sewer project

The drilling for the tunnel of the Kaneohe-Kailua gravity sewer was completed on Tuesday. The tunnel boring machine (TBM), nicknamed Pohakulani, ... Full Story

The Robbins Company to Join Forces with Northern Heavy Industries

“This merger puts Robbins in an excellent position to expand our presence in the global TBM market,” said Home. “It will enable us to provide better ... Full Story

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