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Latest Bids

Italy, South Tyrol

it/72

Road

Closing Date: 28/04/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.04.2015, for technical equipment (lighting, ventilation, signals, safety) on km 3,000-7,800 section of Val Sarentino SS 508, province of Bolzano. Contract ... ......Full Information

Uganda, Hoima District

ug/11

Hydropower

Closing Date: 30/03/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 30.03.2015 for notification of interest for tunnelling works. The project is for hard rock drill/blast, minimum cross section 880 m-long hydro tunnel at the Nkusi ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Grisons

ch/61

Highway

Closing Date: 18/05/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 18.05.2015, for safety improvement in 2,170 m-long Crapteig tunnel on N13, Lot 302 jet fans with an option for delivery and installation of jet fans in 1,030 ... ......Full Information

France, Nord-Pas de Calais

fr/112

Metro

Closing Date: 29/04/2015

Restricted invitation to tender, deadline 29.04.2015, for installation of intrusion detection equipment for tunnel safety of Lille metro Line 1 and Line 2 (Lot 1). Contact Lille European Metropolis, ... ......Full Information

France, Lyon

fr/72

Road

Closing Date: 04/05/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 04.05.2015, for administrative, legal, financial assistance  for the company awarded the PPP contract for funding, design and construction of safety ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Schwyz

ch/68

Motorway

Closing Date: 02/06/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 02.06.2015, for technical locals (Lot E81) in the 1.14 km-long Mosi tunnel on N04. Duration of contract from July, 2015 to the end of February, 2019. Further ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Schwyz

ch/68

Motorway

Closing Date: 02/06/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 02.06.2015, for ventilation and cooling of the side rooms of the two tunnel control centres (Lot E82) in 1.14 km-long Mosi tunnel on N04. Duration of contract ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Schwyz

ch/68

Motorway

Closing Date: 02/06/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 02.06.2015, for electric equipment (Lot E71) in 1.14 km-long Mosi tunnel on N04. Duration of contract from October, 2015 to the end of February, 2019. Further ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Countrywide

ch/69

Highway

Closing Date: 27/04/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 27.04.2015, for traffic engineering planner for total upgrading of traffic equipment in the 1,448 m-long Rosenberg, 1,066 m-long Schoren 574 m-long Stephanshorn ... ......Full Information

Norway, More & Romsdal

no/119

Road

Closing Date: 05/05/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 05.05.2015, for electrical, control and radio installations in the new Ljo tunnel (3,655 m) and on the Fv 60 road from Herdal to Ljoen  (tender 12). Duration ... ......Full Information

Italy, Lazio

it/199

Motorway

Closing Date: 20/04/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 20.04.2015, for the upgrading of technological equipment in Appia Antica tunnel  of Grande Raccordo Anulare (A90), Rome. Value of contract EUR7.34 million, ... ......Full Information

Norway, Nord-Trondelag

no/225

Road

Closing Date: 29/04/2015

Open invitation to tender, deadline 29.04.2015, for the upgrading of the 2,100 m Steinfjell tunnel on the county road 773. Contact Statens vegvesen Central Region, Road Department Nord-Trondelag, ... ......Full Information

Industry News

BBT tunnels approved

On 24.03.2015 the Province of Bolzano approved the project for the construction of the main tunnels of the Brenner Basis Tunnel (Lot Mules) and confirmed the requirements for environmental ... ...Full Story

Robbins webinar 1-2015

Robbins webinar 1-2015

The first Robbins webinar of the year is scheduled for 15th April, 2015. Robbins president Lok Home will analyse recent projects where TBMs have mastered difficult ground conditions which ... ...Full Story

Joint statement on cross alpine corridors

Joint statement on cross alpine corridors

On 20.03.2015, at Innsbruck, the joint statement on cross alpine corridors was signed. The Austria, Germany, France, Slovenia, Switzerland and Liechtenstein ministers of transport signed an European ... ...Full Story

Cifa at Intermat 2015

Cifa at Intermat 2015

CIFA is further widening the Carbotech range truck-mounted pumps that, thanks to new high-performance materials, feature longer booms while still respecting weight limits. Two more models will be ... ...Full Story

TBM Victoria arrival

TBM Victoria arrival

London Crossrail TBM Victoria, named after Queen Victoria who oversaw the birth of modern railways, has successfully broken in to the eastern end of Liverpool Street Crossrail station. The ... ...Full Story

Follo Line award

Follo Line award

Acciona (Spain) in partnership with Ghella (Italy) have been named preferred bidders by the Norwegian National Rail Administration to design and build the 19 km-long twin tunnels of the Follo Line ... ...Full Story

Project Managers for Norway

Project Managers for Norway

International tunnelling recruitment specialist iPS is seeking managers, planners and QS for a tunnel project in Norway, starting immediately and with two-year duration. ... ...Full Story

19 TBMs drive Delhi Metro

Some 19 TBMs are currently engaged in constructing tunnels of Phase 3 of Delhi Metro, where 74 separate tunnelling drives are planned. Around 41 km of tunnelling and 33 tunnelling drives have been ... ...Full Story

Terratec’s 25th anniversary

Terratec’s 25th anniversary

Terratec was incorporated in Australia in 1990 to satisfy the local market for TBMs and RBMs. Since then, the company has expanded its sales coverage into China, South East Asia, India, Europe and ... ...Full Story

Lafontaine protection

Lafontaine protection

The1.8 km-long Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine Tunnel in Montreal is the only underwater tunnel in Quebec. Opened in 1967, the tunnel connects the south shore of the Saint Lawrence River to the Island ... ...Full Story

Ahrental work starts

The Brenner Base Tunnel, the 64 km-long heart of the new Brenner rail line between Munich and Verona, is progressing apace, with work starting on the Ahrental main tunnel in Austria. Many important ... ...Full Story

Seymour-Capilano completion

The Twin Tunnels project on the North Shore is nearing completion near Vancouver, Canada. Two tunnels, 3.8 m in diameter and 7.1 km long, have been constructed beneath Grouse Mountain and Mount ... ...Full Story

Latest Awards

France, Paris

fr/97

Central roads

SDEL Infi of Nanterre has been awarded the EUR1.2 million contract for maintenance and upgrading of computer systems for centralized traffic management (Gtc) and  automatic incidents detention ... ......Full Information

France, Rhone-Alps

fr/107

Motorway

The awarding procedure, deadline 13.01.2015, for delivery, installation and maintenance of control centre Sierra’s screen for the Mont Blanc tunnel has been declared unsuccessful. Contact ... ......Full Information

Norway, Oslo

no/222

Highway

Award of contract No 1 RKV STI K2002 to Implenia Norge AS of Oslo, value EUR28,022,182 excluding VAT, for blasting work and removal of approximately 100,000 cu m of rock to expand existing tunnels ... ......Full Information

Italy, Liguria and Piedmont

it/129

Motorway

Gubela SpA at Castiglione delle Stiviere (MN) secured the EUR622,000 contract for painting maintenance of side walls in tunnels on the A7, A10, A12 and A26 motorways in Liguria. Contact Autostrade ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Countrywide

ch/69

Highway

Poyry Schweiz AG of Zurig secured the EUR616,251 contract as ventilation planner for total upgrading of ventilation equipment in the 1,448 m-long Rosenberg, 1,066 m-long Schoren and 574 m-long ... ......Full Information

Norway, Oslo

no/86

High Speed Railway

The JV Acciona Infraestructuras SA/Ghella SpA have been nominated by the Norwegian National Rail Administration for the tunnel TBM contract for the Follo Line Project. This is the second, and ... ......Full Information

Italy, Liguria

it/216

Sewage

Pac SpA of Bolzano secured the EUR33.36 million contract, excluding VAT, for the design and construction of the Bisagno river storm water tunnel (lot 1, tranche 1) collecting water from Fereggiano, ... ......Full Information

Germany, Regensburg

de/96

Road

Duerr Group GmbH of Weinstadt secured the EUR5.90 million contract, including 19 percent VAT, for lighting, telecoms and ventilation upgrade in Pfaffenstein tunnel. Contact ADB Suedbayern in ... ......Full Information

Spain, Bilbao

es/107

Metro

The UTE Construcciones Murias SA/Hermanos Elortegi SA secured the EUR8,493,230 million contract, excluding VAT, for construction of Urduliz subsurface station on Line 1 of Bilbao Metro. ... ......Full Information

Italy, Brenner

it/103

High Speed Railway

The JV Ambiente Societa Cooperativa/Landi di Stefano Chiarugi & C. Sas of Carrara secured the EUR2,764,064.22 contract, excluding VAT, for geological test drilling for the new Brenner railway ... ......Full Information

Austria, Brenner

at/16

High Speed Railway

The JV Ambiente Societa Cooperativa/Landi di Stefano Chiarugi & C. Sas of Carrara secured the EUR2,764,064.22 contract, excluding VAT, for geological test drilling for the new Brenner railway ... ......Full Information

Switzerland, Canton of Graubuenden

ch/101

Railway

Rhaetische Bahn AG has awarded the EUR116.5 million contract to build the 5,860 m-long Albula Tunnel II to the consortium of Porr Suisse (lead and technical management), Walo Bertschinger AG ... ......Full Information

News Feed

The Helsinki to Tallinn tunnel could be operational by 2030

The Helsinki to Tallinn tunnel could be operational by 2030 Full Story

Video: Watch crews remove a piece of Bertha from rescue pit

Video: Watch crews remove a piece of Bertha from rescue pit Full Story

How it works: Evergreen Line tunnel boring machine

There has been much chatter in recent months over how the tunnel boring process for the SkyTrain Evergreen Line works. But how exactly does it work? Full Story

Twin tunnels project nears finish

Metro Vancouver staff are entering the final stages of a massive water infrastructure project more than 10 years in the making. Full Story

Tunnel breakthrough at Norwest

The giant boring machine broke through...... Full Story

Akron to begin largest part of sewer overhaul, $317 million tunnel

AKRON, Ohio -- Akron City Council signed off Monday on a $317 million, 27-foot-diameter tunnel, the largest portion of the city's $1.4 billion sewer redo required by ... Full Story

Bid winners of the GBP4.2b London Super Sewer are announced

Thames Tideway Tunnel project chiefs have picked the preferred construction consortia to drive three major tunnel sections of the London Super Sewer Full Story

Despite delay-causing hiccups, ‘ambitious’ pipeline project inches forward

Despite delay-causing hiccups, ‘ambitious’ pipeline project inches forward Full Story

VIDEO: Turnaround for Waterview Connection TBM ‘Alice’

Tunnel boring machine ‘Alice’ has completed her first stage of tunnelling on New Zealand’s $NZ1.4 billion Waterview Connection project and must be turned Full Story

Removing A Tunnelling Machine From The Ground Is Difficult

Removing A Tunnelling Machine From The Ground Is Difficult Full Story

Crossrail: Inside the tunnels

Photos from inside the 26 miles of tunnels.... Full Story

Private firm to build deep tunnel within 3 years

Private contractor PT Antaredja Mulia Jaya will this year begin the construction of Jakarta’s first deep tunnel, dubbed an “integrated” tunnel, with its expected ... Full Story

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Upcoming Events

WTC 2015

22 May 2015 - 28 May 2015

The WTC 2015 will take place on May 22-28th, 2015 at Lacroma Valamar Congress Center, Dubrovnik, Croatia. The opening ceremony includes speeches from Prof Lunardi (Italy) and Prof In Mo Lee (Korea). The open session will be dedicated to hydro energy and how the use of underground space makes this energy even more sustainable. Many workshops will be organized on technical innovation, underground space use and tunnel safety. Within the congress week four technical visits take place: to the underground structures of HPP Zakucac and HPP Peruca; to the underground structures of HPP Dubrovnik I and II; to tunnels on highway Zagreb-Split-Ploce (Biokovo and Mala Kapela tunnels); and to a tunnel on highway Bar-Boljare, Montenegro. On-line registration to the WTC 2015is open, with early bird rate until March 15th, 2015. Visit http://wtc15.com. 07/15.

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