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Italy, National

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Hydro

Qualification system without call for competition for list of companies qualified for construction and maintenance of tunnels, canals and hydraulic works for hydro. Contact Enel SpA, Rome, tel +39 ... ......Full Information

France, Paris

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Grand Paris Express

Closing Date: 15/12/2014

Negotiated invitation to tender, deadline 15.12.2014, for the project management during construction of the 20 km-long Pont de Sevres (station not included) - Saint-Denis-Pleyel (station not ... ......Full Information

Poland, Silesia

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Tunnelling machinery

Closing Date: 09/12/2014

Postponed from 24.11.2014 to 09.12.2014, the deadline for the open invitation to tender for renting tunnelling roadheaders at Jastrzebska Spolka Weglowa SA for the coal mine at ... ......Full Information

Bulgaria, Sofia

bg/11

Metro

Closing Date: 22/01/2015

Postponed from 15.01.2015 to 22.01.2015, the deadline of the open invitation to tender for project and construction of phase 1, metro line 3 extension in Sofia. The new underground section (p.k. 4 ... ......Full Information

Norway, Oslo

no/222

Highway

Closing Date: 05/01/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 05.01.2015, for blasting work and removal of approximately 100,000 cu m of rock to expand existing tunnels and rock hall and to excavate new rock hall. Contract ... ......Full Information

Norway, More & Romsdal -

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Highway

Closing Date: 02/01/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 02.01.2015, for expert services for directional controlled core drilling for preliminary survey for proposed Romsdalfjord tunnel on the E39 Otroya-Vik. Contract ... ......Full Information

Spain, Madrid-Valencia-Murcia

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High Speed Railway

Closing Date: 07/01/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 07.01.2015, for installation and maintenance of safety equipment in tunnels of the Madrid-Castilla La Mancha-Comunidad Valenciana-Murcia high speed line, section ... ......Full Information

Bulgaria, Sofia

bg/11

Metro

Closing Date: 15/01/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 15.01.2015, for project and construction of phase 1, metro line 3 extension in Sofia. The new underground section (p.k. 4 +950 - p.k.11+966,34) will include seven ... ......Full Information

Austria, Wien

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Highways

Closing Date: 02/12/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 02.12.2014, for general management during upgrading of the E&M equipment in the twin tube Kaisermuhlen tunnel (2,120 m/2,115 m) on the A22 highway. Contact ... ......Full Information

France, Brittany

fr/15

Metro

Closing Date: 09/12/2014

Invitation to tender by negotiated procedure, deadline 09.12.2014, for the multi-services computer network (lot 50) for Line B of the driverless light metro in Rennes, tel +33 299858930, fax +33 ... ......Full Information

Austria, Tyrol

at/73

Expressway

Closing Date: 10/01/2015

Prior information notice for general management for E&M equipment upgrading in the Flirscher tunnel (5,851 m, 5,775 m) and Strenger tunnel on the S16. Scheduled date for start of award ... ......Full Information

France, Paris

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Grand Paris Express

Closing Date: 01/12/2014

Negotiated invitation to tender, deadline 01.12.2014, for technical assistance services during construction of infrastructures and systems of the Green Line 18 of driverless metro in Paris, section ... ......Full Information

Industry News

Erbil to Haji Omaran

The Ministry of Housing and Reconstruction (MOHR) is building a dual carriageway connecting Erbil to Haji Omaran in Kurdistan, Iraq. The project comprises two main sections. The first 8.822 km ... ...Full Story

Big auction in Caorso

Big auction in Caorso

Ritchie Bros’ upcoming auction in Caorso, Italy on 04.12.2014 currently features more than 1,400 heavy equipment items, tractors and trucks. All items will be sold to the highest bidders on ... ...Full Story

Breakthrough in Paci tunnel

Breakthrough in Paci tunnel

On 06.11.2014, construction of the 1.7 km-long Paci tunnel was completed on the southbound carriageway of Italy’s A3 motorway, between Scilla and Campo Calabro. It is the longest tunnel among ... ...Full Story

Managers sought by iPS

International recruitment specialist iPS is seeking qualified and experienced managers to fill the following tunnelling vacancies: 00542 Planning manager ... ...Full Story

Montenegro highway financed

Montenegro highway financed

On 30.10.2014 the loan agreement was signed between Montenegro and the Chinese Exim Bank on financing construction of the first 41 km-long section Smokovac-Uvce-Matesevo of the 169.2 km-long ... ...Full Story

Frejus tunnel holed

Frejus tunnel holed

On 17.11.2014 the TBM completed the 12,878 m emergency tunnel parallel to the existing Frejus tunnel (T4) and arrived at Bardonecchia, Italy, where it will be dismantled during the next three ... ...Full Story

APAC conference

APAC tunnels and bridges conference will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 15-16th April, 2015. Click for conference agenda. More from roohi.taragi@fleminggulf.com. 47/14. ...Full Story

Ritchie Bros’ Caorso auction

Ritchie Bros’ Caorso auction

Ritchie Bros will hold an unreserved public auction of plant and equipment at their premises in Caorso, Italy on 04.12.2014, where some 900 plant items will be for sale. Click here and visit ... ...Full Story

Guidance systems news from PPS

Guidance systems news from PPS

At Poltinger Precision Systems we strive every day to improve both ourselves, and our products. To suit our customers’ needs, and to implement their ideas for an even better PPS Guidance ... ...Full Story

Val di Sambro holing

Val di Sambro holing

On 08.11.2014 breakthrough was achieved on the 3.9 km-long Val di Sambro tunnel on A1, between Firenze and Bologna. The contract was awarded to the JV Vianini Lavori/Toto/Profacta. Click it/21 ... ...Full Story

Milan M4 metro update

On 11.11.2014 the final breakthrough in the first tunnel of Milan's M4 metro occurred at the Forlanini FS site. Excavations began last April, and to date 65 percent of the contract for the ... ...Full Story

Meyco Versa launch

Atlas Copco has introduced its Meyco Versa mobile shotcreting unit suited to mid-size tunnels. Read the press release and contact michael.seitz@ch.atlascopco.com. 46/14 ...Full Story

Latest Awards

Belgium, National

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Roads, Ring Roads and Motorways

ELEC D.V.C. of Groot-Bijgaarden secured the EUR1.61 million and EUR869,464.59 contracts, including 21 percent VAT, for the maintenance, repair and renewal of electrical equipment in tunnels in the ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Solothurn

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Railway

The consortium ARGE Marti Eppenberg, JV led by Marti Tunnelbau AG, secured the EUR227.86 million contract for the construction by TBM of the 3 km railway Eppenburg tunnel on the Olten - Aarau line. ... ......Full Information

Germany, Munich

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Ring Road

Walter Ehmann Elektroanlagen GmbH of Munich secured the EUR620,476.17 contract, including 19 percent VAT, for illumination and signalling systems in Trappentreu tunnel on Mittlerer Ring. Contact ... ......Full Information

France, Lorraine

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Canal

Ineo Est of Mondelange (F) secured the EUR220,404 contract, excluding VAT, for  installation of traffic guidance equipment in the 4,877 m-long tunnel Mauvages on the canal from Marne to Rhine. ... ......Full Information

Montenegro, Podgorica

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Highway

On 11.09.2014 Ingerop, as leader of a consortium including Italian partner Geodata, secured the supervision of the construction of the 41 km section between the cities of Smokovac and Matesevo of ... ......Full Information

Germany, Rhine-Palatinate

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Railway

JV Eiffage Rail GmbH/Wittfeld GmbH secured the VP08 contract for renewal of the superstructure in the old Kaiser Wilhelm rail tunnel. Contact DB Netz AG, attn Bodo Tauch, Frankfurt am Main, tel +49 ... ......Full Information

France, Rhone-Alps

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Road

SAS Enfrasys (GTIE transport) of Rillieux-la-Pape secured the EUR7890 contract, excluding VAT, for  maintenance and refurbishment of equipment (lot 2) in the 3,336 m Roux road tunnel on RD 160 ... ......Full Information

United States, Ohio

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Cleveland Sewage

Salini Impregilo has signed a EUR123 million contract to build the Dugway Storage Tunnel in Cleveland, Ohio. The Dugway Storage Tunnel is 4.5 km-long, 8 m-diameter. The contract includes the ... ......Full Information

Spain, Catalonia

es/143

Railway

Emte S.L.U. (Barcelona) secured the EUR9.40 million contract, excluding VAT, for engineering services for electrica and communication installations of the extension to Sabadell of the ... ......Full Information

Norway, Akershus

no/139

Road

Award of contract 1, Lot 1 to Otera Infra AS of Kristiansand, value EUR6.2 million excluding VAT, for operation and maintenance tasks for electrical and SRO (electronic control, regulation and ... ......Full Information

Norway, Oppland

no/210

National and county road

Award of contract Lot 1 to Mesta AS of Lysaker, Norway, value EUR1,689,464 excluding VAT, for operation and maintenance tasks for electrical and SRO (Managing, Regulating, Monitoring), mainly in ... ......Full Information

Italy, Piedmont

it/159

Roads

The JV LGT Laboratorio Geotecnico Srl/SO.SPE.R.I.T. Srl of Ruda (UD) secured the EUR170,578.79 contract for laboratory and in-situ tests on building materials and the Tenda’s water source ... ......Full Information

News Feed

SBB awards Eppenberg tunnel contract

Swiss Federal Railways announced on November 14 that it had awarded a SFr273·7m contract for the construction of the 3 km Eppenburg tunnel Full Story

Five-year construction project on I-895 north of Harbor Tunnel to begin 2016

$290 million construction project to replace a large elevated section of Interstate 895 north of the Harbor Tunnel will begin in 2016 Full Story

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport Pedestrian Tunnel Enters Final Stages of Construction

The pedestrian tunnel that is being constructed under the Western Gap to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is now entering its final stages of construction Full Story

Improved HS2 tunnel for Burton Green

A village expected to be cut in two by the HS2 rail line is to get a longer tunnel to help protect homes. Full Story

Light at the end of the tunnel for Vancouver water project

A decade-long construction project to allow for the continued supply of safe, high-quality drinking water in Metro Vancouver is 99 per cent complete. Full Story

Mining machines meet, rock out during first year of LRT tunnel work

One year into construction of the LRT tunnel, two of the digging machines have met in the excavation. Full Story

Salini Impregilo signs $153 million contract to build Dugway Storage Tunnel in Cleveland

An Italian engineering company, Salini Impregilo, said it has signed a $153 million contract to build the Dugway Storage Tunnel in Cleveland Full Story

China goes global with high speed rail networks

China HSR with a maximum speed of 350 km/h has a typical infrastructure unit cost of about US$ 17-21 million. (RMB 100-125m) per km, with a high ratio of viaducts and ... Full Story

Tunnel project to start in December

The Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner’s Office, in cooperation with the City of Farmington Hills, will begin construction on the Middlebelt Road Transport and ... Full Story

Test train runs through Delft tunnel

NETHERLANDS: Infrastructure manager ProRail ran the first test train through a 2·3 km tunnel beneath Delft on November 1, ahead of its planned opening for passenger ... Full Story

Track laying complete in Gotthard Base Tunnel

A “golden sleeper” has been cast to mark the completion of track laying on the Gotthard Base Tunnel. It has taken contractor Transtec Gotthard 39 months to install ... Full Story

Tunnel digging starts at Cherrybrook train station

A third tunnel boring machine (TBM) has begun digging the North West Rail Link from Cherrybrook to Epping Full Story

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