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Latest Bids

Austria, Grabern

at/30

Highway

Closing Date: 10/03/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 10.03.2017, for the refurbishment of the Grabern tunnels (2148 m and 2144 m) on the A2 motorway. The contract includes construction and E&M works. The ... ......Full Information

Austria, Styria & Upper Austria

at/17

Motorway

Closing Date: 28/03/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.03.2017, for the upgrading of the 1st tube (West) of the 8.3 km Gleinalm tunnel on the Pyhrn motorway A9. For further information contact Asfinag Bau ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons

ch/91

Highway

Closing Date: 28/02/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.02.2017, for inspections of civil and E&M structures for the 13 tunnels on the N2 motorway in the Canton of Ticino and 11 tunnels the N13 motorways in ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton Ticino

ch/67

Highways

Closing Date: 28/02/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.02.2017, for inspections of civil and E&M structures for the 13 tunnels on the N2 motorway in the Canton of Ticino and 11 tunnels the N13 motorways in ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons

ch/61

Highway

Closing Date: 28/02/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.02.2017, for inspections of civil and E&M structures for the 13 tunnels on the N2 motorway in the Canton of Ticino and 11 tunnels the N13 motorways in ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons

ch/92

Motorway

Closing Date: 28/02/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.02.2017, for inspections of civil and E&M structures in the tunnels on the N13 and the N28 motorways in Canton of Grisons, Switzerland. The ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons

ch/73

Highway

Closing Date: 28/02/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.02.2017, for inspections of civil and E&M structures in the tunnels on the N13 and the N28 motorways in Canton of Grisons, Switzerland. The tunnels ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons

ch/61

Highway

Closing Date: 28/02/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.02.2017, for inspections of civil and E&M structures in the tunnels on the N13 and the N28 motorways in Canton of Grisons, Switzerland. The tunnels ... ......Full Information

Austria, Styria & Upper Austri

at/17

Motorway

The open invitation to tender for the refurbishment of the 1st tube (West tube) of the 8.3 km Gleinalm tunnel on the Pyhrn motorway A9 has been discontinued . Contact Asfinag Bau Management ... ......Full Information

Italy, Liguria and Piedmont

it/129

Highway

Closing Date: 13/02/2017 (Tender Closed)

Open invitation to tender, closing date 13.02.2017, for upgrading work under the D.l. n. 264/2006 of the Monte Sperone tunnel (1.666 m / 1.668 m)  on the A12 Genova-Sestri Levante motorway. ... ......Full Information

Spain, Madrid-Barcelona-French border

es/20

High Speed Railway

Closing Date: 21/03/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 21.03.2017, for assistance to general management for the following projects of the Mediterranean corridor railway connection, Madrid-Barcelona-French border ... ......Full Information

Spain, Castilla & Leon

es/110

High Speed Railway

Closing Date: 21/03/2017

Open invitation to tender, deadline 21.03.2017, for quality control tests on materials used at the Cernadilla – Pedralba - Tunel de Padornelo section, on  the Madrid-Galicia ... ......Full Information

Industry News

Ceremony held for launch of first of 6 CREG TBMs in Israel

Ceremony held for launch of first of 6 CREG TBMs in Israel

On the 20th February 2017, a ceremony for the launching of the first CREG TBM to start work was held in Tel Aviv in Israel. There were more than 300 guests including Israel’s minister of ... ...Full Story

Mapei – Platinum Sponsor of the 4th Arabian Tunnelling Conference

Mapei – Platinum Sponsor of the 4th Arabian Tunnelling Conference

Mapei, the worldwide leading manufacturer of adhesives, chemical products, and sealant for the building industry, has been announced as a Platinum Sponsor of the 4th Arabian Tunnelling Conference ... ...Full Story

Update on the Weissenstein railway tunnel

The Federal Office of Transport (FOT), after comparing the costs and benefits have decided to go ahead with the refurbishment and upgrading of the single track Weissenstein tunnel length 3.7km on ... ...Full Story

Northern Line Extension unveils TBMs

Northern Line Extension unveils TBMs

On 20 January 2017, at a ceremony in the NLE (Northern Line Extension) Battersea Power Station site, the Ferrovial, Agroman/ Laing O’Rourke (FLO) joint venture, unveiled the names of the two ... ...Full Story

TBM Launch Ceremony for Janots water tunnel

On 03.02.2017 the contractor Eiffage launched a Robbins TBM, for construction of the 2750 m Janots water tunnel in La Ciotat, France. The 220t machine has been named Augustine, after the mother of ... ...Full Story

Robbins EPB Takes on Fourth Bore for Moscow Metro Project

On 01.02.2017, contractor MIP-Story used the Robbins EPB371 (diameter 6 m), on its fourth bore of  the Moscow Metro. The EPB is expected to encounter difficult geology and running sands. The ... ...Full Story

CREG R73 hard rock TBM launches

CREG R73 hard rock TBM launches

On February 6th, 2017, CREG's R73 hard rock TBM was successfully launched in Vietnam on the Da Nhim job site. For further information on this project please read their press release and also visit ... ...Full Story

Ceneri Base Tunnel update

On 07.02.2017, after little more than a year since the main breakthrough in the Ceneri Base Tunnel, the shotcrete work has been completed along the inner lining of the eastern tube of the tunnel. ... ...Full Story

Tunnelbuilder welcomes Stones Consult Group

Tunnelbuilder welcomes Stones Consult Group

Stones Consult Group was created in 2010 with its main base in Denmark that oversees markets in the European Union involving all type of construction and manpower. The Company has extensive ... ...Full Story

TERRATEC opens new large-diameter TBM facility

TERRATEC opens new large-diameter TBM facility

TERRATEC marks its continued growth throughout Asia with the official opening of a new large-diameter TBM production facility in Guangzhou, China. At the end of January, Australian-based TBM ... ...Full Story

CIFA exhibiting at Conexpo 2017

CIFA exhibiting at Conexpo 2017

CIFA will be exhibiting at the World of Conexpo 2017 in Las Vegas from the 7th   to the 11th  of March 2017 you can find them at Golden Lot 2793.  They will be displaying a new ... ...Full Story

Nepal's Melamchi Water Tunnel near to completion

Nepal's Melamchi Water Tunnel near to completion

The construction of a tunnel under the much-awaited Melamchi Drinking Water Project has begun its final phase.  On 28.12.2016 the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Nepal ... ...Full Story

Latest Awards

Denmark, Copenhagen

dk/12

Metro

Zublin A/S from Trige secured contract T4 2which is for the transfer tunnel from the Osterport Station on the City Circle Line (Cityringen) to the existing Osterport Station at Copenhagen. For ... ......Full Information

Chile, Santiago Metropolitan Region

cl/34

Hydropower

Alto Maipo SpA, a subsidiary of the Chilean-based AES Gener and the US-based AES Corporation, part of the Chilean tunnelling division of Strabag SE has secured a EUR385,2 million (USD 490 million) ... ......Full Information

Chile, Santiago Metropolitan Region

cl/34

Hydropower

Strabag SpA has awarded Pöyry with an engineering services assignment for the Alto Maipo hydropower project located in the Maipo river basin in Chile. The assignment includes a review of ... ......Full Information

Spain, Catalonia

es/164

Road

SGS Tecnos Sa from Barcelona secured the EUR 287,900 contract, excluding VAT, for the executive design of safety improvement and installations updating in the Rovira tunnel. The 1160 m twin tube ... ......Full Information

Austria, Brenner

at/16

High Speed Railway

Felbermayr Bau GmbH & Co KG from Salisburgo secured the EUR237,320.48 contract, excluding VAT, for the preliminary excavation in rock of the Sill river Gorge on the  Austrian side of ... ......Full Information

France, Rhone-Alps

fr/139

Railway

IM projet from Miribel secured the EUR226,045.00 contract, excluding VAT, for general management during the construction and commissioning of the line using  cut and cover between ... ......Full Information

Spain, Navarre

es/171

Road

The joint venture of Sociedad Iberica de Construcciones Electricas SA and Electronic Trafic SA from Pamplona secured the contract for the operation and maintenance of the control centre systems ... ......Full Information

France, Paris

fr/127

Grand Paris Express

Awarded the contracts for the assistance to general management for topographic services for the construction of the Grand Paris Express network. The contract is composed of 5 lots: Lot 1 ... ......Full Information

Germany, Saxony

de/155

Motorway

Stredich Beratende Ingenieure GmbH & Co. KG from Bochum, Maidl & Maidl Beratende Ingenieure GmbH & Co. KG from Bochum and SSP Consult, Beratende Ingenieure GmbH from Stuttgart ... ......Full Information

United Kingdom, London

uk/72

Highway

Costain from Maidenhead, Skanska Construction UK Ltd from Rickmansworth and Morgan Sindall plc from Rugby secured the 6-year framework agreement for civil engineering design and construction ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton Aargau

ch/88

Motorway

Rittal AG from Neuenhof secured the EUR279,609.85 contract, excluding VAT, for delivery of cabinets and enclosures for energy management, part of safety improvements for the Boezberg tunnel (3,705 m ... ......Full Information

Germany, Baden Wuerttemberg

de/22

High Speed Railway

ARGE Tunnel Albabstieg from Monaco have been awarded an integrated contract for more monitoring drilling at  Dornstadt at the northern portal. This is part of the continuing construction of ... ......Full Information

News Feed

Two giant tunnel boring machines lowered into place for Northern Line Extension

Eurotransport (press release) (registration) (blog) Two giant tunnel boring machines have been lowered 20 metres below ground in preparation for tunnelling work on ... Full Story

New $240m water tunnel to withstand quake now operational

The critical phase of the project saw the Port Mann Water Supply Tunnel gradually burrowed out by a massive tunnel boring machine dubbed ... Full Story

90pc Neelum-Jhelum Project completes

It is pertinent to mention that excavation of left tunnel of the project completed in October 2016. Witnessing construction activities inside the diversion ... Full Story

Hong Kong tenders tunnel contract

Work on the Central Kowloon Route - Yau Ma Tei East project includes construction of a 390m-long tunnel between Yau Cheung Road and Shanghai ... Full Story

Economy to get boost with the construction of two new tunnels

The approval accorded to two ambitious tunnel projects viz Mughal Road tunnel and Singhpora-Vailoo tunnel according to locals of Vailoo Kokarnag ... Full Story

Largest Auckland City Rail Link Tender Process Starts

The largest component of Auckland Transport's City Rail Link (CRL) project — the construction of the tunnels and new stations — took a major step ... Full Story

Stuck tunneling rig to cost city an extra $2.75M for project

OMAHA — Omaha will have to pay $2.75 million extra to complete one of its sewer overhaul projects because a tunnel boring machine got stuck. Full Story

Vinci team lands €492m Dutch road and tunnel scheme

The winning Comol5 joint venture consists of Mobilis, Croonwolter & dros, DEME Infra Marine Contractors and Vinci Construction Grands Projets, ... Full Story

Musk confirms digging a hole beneath SpaceX

That’s going to be the hole for the tunnel boring machine.” said Musk. “We’re just going to figure out what it takes to improve tunneling speed” adding that he may be ... Full Story

Construction start date of Northern Line extension announced

The mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced that tunnelling to construct the Northern Line extension has been scheduled for March. Full Story

Jica to help bankroll Davao tunnel project

Aid agency Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica) on Tuesday said it would help build the construction Full Story

QUU launches TBM on AU$55 m sewer project

Queensland Urban Utilities has launched a tunnel boring machine (TBM) on an AU$55 million sewer project in Brisbane. Full Story

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