The first of eight highly specialised Tunnel Boring Machines (TBM), which each weigh nearly 1,000 tonnes, is being positioned at Royal Oak in west London.
The 300m underground station contract will go to a consortium led by Züblin. The tunnelling has been split into two parts, one led by Hochtief and the other by Baresel.
On or about March 12, crews will start work to install new underground BC Hydro power lines, which will supply the tunnel boring machine during construction.
The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) on Thursday said its tunnel boring machine (TBM) Margarita reached Central College
In a futuristic scenario decried by labor leaders and mining opponents, trains hauling iron ore across vast stretches of Australia’s Pilbara region will by 2014 be operating without drivers.
By APP The Neelum-Jhelum Hydropower Project is likely to be completed about two years ahead of schedule now that Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) have reached ...
Indian Rail has begun tunnelling work on the Rs48.74bn ($993.5m) East-West Metro Corridor Project of the Kolkata Metro to link the IT hub Sector V in Salt Lake
The company spent two years developing a new version – dubbed Quietstone
FR30 – for the tunnel, which is under construction. Managing director Roland Phillips hopes the £2.5m project will act as a ...
The project, on behalf of Berlin's transportation authority, comprises the construction of two tunnel bores approximately 1.6km in length along with work for a track-switching system and two new ...
The facility will be pouring the first batch of 250000 concrete segments that will line 42km (26 miles) of Crossrail tunnels. Located at Old Oak Common, the facility will employ about 60 people at ...