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Egypt, Cairo

eg/12

Metro Line 3

Closing Date: 19/05/2014

Invitation to tender using restricted procedure, deadline 19.05.2014, for Project Management & Technical Support to the NAT (National Authority for Tunnels) for the implementation of Cairo Metro ... ......Full Information

Denmark, Ringby

dk/28

Light rail

Closing Date: 08/05/2014

Invitation to tender by negotiated procedure, deadline 08.05.2014, for LR3CS5 areas and rights consulting services for the design work on Ring 3 light rail from Lyngby to Ishoj with 27 stations on ... ......Full Information

United Kingdom, London

uk/40

Crossrail Line 1

Closing Date: 22/04/2014

Invitation to tender on short deadline of 16.00h on 22.04.2014 for design, manufacture and delivery to ATC JV in London of 48 tunnel ventilation fans complete with fan protection panels. MT Ref ... ......Full Information

Austria, Styria & Upper Austria

at/17

Motorway

Closing Date: 22/05/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 22.05.2014, for geological documentation and technical evaluation for excavation materials and wastewater management in conjunction with the planned construction ... ......Full Information

Italy, Lombardy

it/198

Railway

Closing Date: 26/05/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 26.05.2014, for all work and supplies necessary to build railway connection T1-T2 Malpensa Lot 2 and its final design. Time limit for receipt of requests for ... ......Full Information

France, Provence - Alps - French Riviera

fr/69

Road

Closing Date: 13/05/2014

Invitation to tender by restricted procedure, deadline 13.05.2014, for general management for safety upgrading  of monotube Mescla (1,017 m) and Reveston (327 m) tunnels on RD 6102. Contact ... ......Full Information

Norway, Akershus

no/139

Road

Closing Date: 19/05/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 19.05.2014, for renovation of the Nordby tunnel (3,850 m, 3,850 m) on E6, phase 1. Range value of contract EUR6.09-7.31 million, excluding VAT, duration six ... ......Full Information

France, Lorraine

fr/25

Nuclear Waste Disposal

Closing Date: 07/05/2014

Invitation to tender using restricted procedure, deadline 07.05.2014, for project management related to the designing and building of safety niche for 99 people in GT8 and GT9 tunnels, as part of ... ......Full Information

Norway, National

no/207

Road

Closing Date: 13/05/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 13.05.2014, for consulting services for durability of shotcrete in road tunnels. The purpose of the procurement is to have condition surveys of shotcrete carried ... ......Full Information

France, Corsica

fr/130

Road

Closing Date: 05/06/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 05.06.2014, for electrical systems maintenance for road infrastructures in Corsica. The contract is composed of lot no1 about road public lighting in Upper-Corse ... ......Full Information

France, Provence-Alps-French Riviera

fr/115

Railways

Closing Date: 15/05/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 15.05.2014, for measurement and topographical services in tunnels along Provence railway, between Nizza and Digne Les Baines. Duration of contract 12 months, ... ......Full Information

Bulgaria, Sofia

bg/11

Metro

Closing Date: 29/05/2014

Open invitation to tender, deadline 29.05.2014, for selection of contractors for design and implementation of phase 1, metro line 3 extension in Sofia. The new underground section (p.k. 4 +950 - ... ......Full Information

Industry News

Victoria through into Whitechapel tunnels

Victoria through into Whitechapel tunnels

On 04.04.2014, 150 m-long TBM Victoria broke through into Whitechapel tunnels to reach the 32 km (over 75 percent) of Crossrail tunnelling completed. Victoria began the drive at Limmo Peninsula in ... ...Full Story

Crossrail TBM moved to Limmo

Crossrail TBM moved to Limmo

Two months after completing her 2.7 km tunnel drive from Pudding Mill Lane to one of Europe’s largest mined caverns at Stepney Green, the TBM Jessica made a 5 km journey to her next launch ... ...Full Story

Top people wanted for Doha

Top people wanted for Doha

International employment consultants iPS have started their recruitment drive for Doha Metro project in Qatar by posting six top management and engineering vacancies.  For all positions we are ... ...Full Story

NFM TBM for Riyadh

NFM TBM for Riyadh

NFM Technologies of France will supply a 10.16 m-diameter TBM to excavate the 6 km-long underground section of the proposed Metro Riyadh Line 3 in Saudi Arabia. Read the press release and visit ... ...Full Story

CEAR – Compact electricity for tunnels

CEAR – Compact electricity for tunnels

Electricity feeds to key equipment such as TBM and utilities is a focus of attention at construction sites, to ensure continuity of excavation and production. The necessary switchgear and MV/LV ... ...Full Story

Tunnel expo for Turkey

The first Tunnel Expo Turkey will be held in Istanbul, Turkey from 28-31st August, 2014 sponsored by the Turkish Tunnelling Society. For more visit www.tunnelexpoturkey.com and www.tunelder.org. ... ...Full Story

Malpensa rail link

The railway project to connect Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 of Malpensa Airport in Italy will cost EUR115 milllion, funded by Regione Lombardia (EUR31 million), Government (EUR45 million), EU (EUR23 ... ...Full Story

SaMoTer for Verona

The triennial earthmoving and building exhibition takes place once again at Veronafiere, Verona, Italy from 8-11th May, 2014. Co-located with Asphaltica, SaMoTer has a complete section devoted to ... ...Full Story

Early start for Riyadh metro

Early start for Riyadh metro

On 03.04.2014 construction of Riyadh metro system commenced with excavation of F G1 station, at King Khaled International Airport, two months ahead of schedule. The project will build line 4, ... ...Full Story

Fehmarnbelt tenders

Fehmarnbelt tenders

Femern A/S has received 17 tenders from nine major international contractors prequalified for the four major construction contracts for the fixed link across the Fehmarnbelt. Some of the consortia ... ...Full Story

Breakthrough in Cesana tunnel on SS 24

On 01.04.2014 breakthrough was achieved at the1,840 m-long Cesana tunnel, part of the EUR131 million upgrading project of trunk road SS 24 Monginevro, section Cesana-Claviere. Work was interrupted ... ...Full Story

New Comacchio tunnel drilling rig

New Comacchio tunnel drilling rig

The MC 30 TX, the new Comacchio tunnel drilling rig featuring advanced design, can be converted into a standard drilling rig as well. The MC 30 TX Comacchio is designed to perform sub-horizontal ... ...Full Story

Latest Awards

Norway, Central

no/167

Road

Award of eight contracts, total amount EUR243,020, excluding VAT, for purchase risk analyses and Traffic Safety (TS) audits related to new road projects and new/existing tunnels in SV central region ... ......Full Information

France, Haute-Savoie

fr/124

Highway

The Group SA Clemessy/SAS Yvroud of Mulhouse, secured the EUR1,091,569.89 contract, excluding VAT,  to improve safety of equipment in Chavants (1,015 m) and Chatelard (420 m) tunnels on RN205. ... ......Full Information

Austria, Murtal

at/57

Highway

Retter & Partner Ziviltechniker Gmbh of Krems secured the EUR236,374.19, excluding VAT, contract for technical planning of the S 36 Murtal Expressway, section Judenburg-Saint Georgen ... ......Full Information

Austria, Brenner

at/16

High Speed Railway

The JV Strabag (51 percent)/Salini Impregilo (49 percent) secured the main section Tulfes Pfons of the Brenner Base Tunnel. The project is worth approximately EUR380 million. The Tulfes Pfons ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons

ch/61

Highway

Howden Ventilatoren GmbH of Heidenheim (D) secured the EUR2.3 million contract for safety improvement in 2,170 m Crapteig tunnel on N13, Lot 301 emergency fans. Contact USTRA, Bellinzona, e-mail ... ......Full Information

Norway, Rogaland

no/78

Road and Motorway

Vagstad Prosjektservice AS of Leikanger secured the EUR723,466 contract, excluding VAT, engineering design manager to assist with preparation of tender documents for E39 Rogfast. Duration of ... ......Full Information

France, Lyon

fr/72

Road

Enfrasys representative of the JV Enfrasys/SDEL transport services at Rillieux-la-Pape secured the 2014-164 contract, value EUR12.8 million, excluding VAT, for equipment maintenance in the Grand ... ......Full Information

Italy, Campania, Basilicata and Calabria

it/46

Motorway

Elef Srl of Vicenza secured the EUR2,550,040 contract for upgrading of equipment in the 1.1 km-long Serralunga tunnel on A3 Salerno–Reggio Calabria motorway. Contact Anas SpA, Office for ... ......Full Information

Norway, Sogn og Fjordane

no/48

Highway

Haehre Entreprenor AS of Vikersund secured the EUR104.24 million contract, excluding VAT, for construction of E16 section between Varpe bridge and Smedalsosen on Filefjell in Vang and Laerdal ... ......Full Information

Netherlands, Limburg

nl/34

Motorway

OneSeven Nederland B.V. of Oss secured the EUR465,767 contract, excluding VAT, for maintenance services of firefighting equipment in Roermond (2 x 2,450 m) and Swalmen (2 x 400 m) tunnels on A73 ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Ceneri

ch/14

High Speed Railway

On 14.03.2104 the Swiss Federal Administrative Court has partly upheld both of the appeals against the awards made by AlpTransit Gotthard Ltd of the railway systems lots "Railway Track & ... ......Full Information

Italy, Sicily

it/165

Motorways

CCC Consorzio Cooperative Costruzioni of Bologna secured the EUR15,757,942 contract, excluding VAT, for upgrading of Segesta tunnel (1,696 m, 1,687 m) on A29 Dir-Alcamo Trapani. Contact ANAS, ... ......Full Information

News Feed

High-speed rail link between Hong Kong and China delayed

Construction of a new high-speed rail link between Hong-Kong and China has been delayed by nine months after one the project’s tunnel boring machines (TBMs) was ... Full Story

UNDERWATER DIGGING BEGINS FOR BOSPORUS TUNNEL

An underwater tunnel across the Bosporus Strait will be completed next year and serve up to 90,000 vehicles a day Full Story

Bilfinger team wins €230m Stavanger tunnel contract

The tunnel will improve traffic flows in the city centre and will form part of European Route 39, one of the main traffic arteries on Norway's southwest coast Full Story

PortMiami Tunnel Set To Open In May

PortMiami Tunnel Set To Open In May Full Story

Bilfinger wins Norway tunnel contract

German engineering and services group Bilfinger has been awarded a €140 million contract to build the Eiganes Tunnel in Norway Full Story

Helsinki and Tallinn launch initial tender for 50km tunnel

Helsinki and Tallinn launch initial tender for 50km tunnel Full Story

Singapore deep tunnel phase II: consultants eagerly await tender decision

Singapore deep tunnel phase II: consultants eagerly await tender decision Full Story

PHOTOS: Amazing images of subway construction in the man-made caverns below New York City

PHOTOS: Amazing images of subway construction in the man-made caverns below New York City - Full Story

Crossrail tunnelling marathon shifts to final drives

Crossrail’s train tunnels are three quarters complete following the breakthrough of the Victoria TBM into Whitechapel station. Full Story

VIDEO: North West Rail Link tunnels on track

VIDEO: North West Rail Link tunnels on track Full Story

Marine TBM breaks through on schedule

A major tunnelling milestone for Santos’ Gladstone Liquefied Natural Gas project in Queensland has been achieved Full Story

Forest Advisory panel clears Zojilla tunnel

Srinagar, Mar 24: The state Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) has cleared construction of 14-kilometer long tunnel at Zojilla pass Full Story

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WTC Brazil 2014

9 May 2014 - 15 May 2014

WTC 2014 takes place this year in Iguacu, Brazil. A total of 129 lectures will be presented orally and probably the same number as poster. During the opening ceremony the three keynote lectures will be on “Tunnels for a better life: Trends, challenges and future technology”, “Challenges and Developments in Conventional Tunnelling” and “Critical aspects of subaqueous tunnelling.”

The WTC will also host an exhibition of around 100 companies. Visit http://www.wtc2014.com.br/. 12/14.

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