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Latest Bids

Portugal, Lisbon



Closing Date: 28/02/2019

Postponed from 18.02.2019 to 28.02.2019 the deadline of the invitation to tender by restricted procedure for design and construction for the rough works for the Yellow and Green metro lines ... ......Full Information

France, Rhone - Alps



Closing Date: 14/03/2019

Open invitation to tender, deadline 14.03.2019, for upgrading  of L'Epine (3.17 m, 3092 m) and Dullin (1600 m, 1600 m) tunnels on motorway A43. For bid document https://aprr.achatpublic.com ... ......Full Information

Sri Lanka, Aragon



Closing Date: 13/03/2019

Postponed from 06.03.2019 to 13.03.2019 the deadline of the open invitation to tender for the refurbishment, maintenance and operation of 3.07 km-long Bielsa-Aragnouet tunnel on A138 and its access ... ......Full Information

Spain, Barcelona


Motorway - Orbital Highways

Closing Date: 14/03/2019

Open call for tenders, deadline 14.03.2019, for written reports on how energy efficiency and emissions will be improved  by changing the existing lighting to LED technology on Barcelonas ring ... ......Full Information

Portugal, Lisbon



Closing Date: 18/02/2019

Postponed from 07.02.2019 to 18.02.2019 the deadline of the invitation to tender by restricted procedure for design and construction of the rough works for the Yellow and Green metro line ... ......Full Information

India, Maharashtra



Closing Date: 15/03/2019

Open invitation to tender, deadline 15.03.2019, for the design verification, supply, installation, testing and commissioning & comprehensive annual maintenance contract (CAMC). The contract is ... ......Full Information

India, Maharashtra



Closing Date: 27/02/2019

Open invitation to tender, deadline 27.02.2019, for consultancy services for Authority’s Engineer for Supervision of Construction of a new 1.2km Twin tube 6-lane tunnel at Khambatki Ghat ... ......Full Information

India, Arunachal Pradesh



Closing Date: 28/02/2019

Open invitation to tender, deadline 28.02.2019, for retender for consultancy services for authorities engineer for supervision of construction of two tunnels of length 475 m and 1790 m at Sela Pass. ... ......Full Information

India, Himachal Pradesh



Closing Date: 13/02/2019 (Tender Closed)

Open invitation to tender, deadline 13.02.2019, for consultancy services for E&M works for the 8.8km Rohtang tunnel project. Duration of the contract will be 18 months. Contact Chief ... ......Full Information

Macedonia, National



Closing Date: 13/02/2019 (Tender Closed)

Postponed from the 06.02.2019 to 13.02.2019 the deadline for the open invitation to tender for lighting of crossroads, interchanges, tunnels and bridges on state roads. Duration of the contract is ... ......Full Information

Spain, Aragon



Closing Date: 06/03/2019

Open invitation to tender, deadline 06.03.2019, for the refurbishment, maintenance and operation of 3.07 km-long Bielsa-Aragnouet tunnel on A138 and its access roads from 2019 to 2022. Estimated ... ......Full Information

Austria, Linz



Closing Date: 13/02/2019 (Tender Closed)

Open invitation to tender, deadline 13.02.2019, for planning services for construction of the 3.2km Freinberg tunnel on the A26 Linz Highway, Section 2, from Waldeggstrasse to Donau-Sud. Contact ... ......Full Information

Featured News

Press release - Fourth mega borer starts work on metro tunnels

The fourth of five mega tunnel boring machines (TBMs) has started tunnelling under Sydney. TBM Mabel has been launched at Chatswood to help deliver 31km of tunnels between Marrickville and ... ...Full Story

5th TBM Breakthrough for Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ

5th TBM Breakthrough for Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ

On the 13th of February 2019 a fifth TBM breakthrough was reached for Mumbai Metro 3 corridor at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) - T2 metro station. The TBM Wainganga 3, ... ...Full Story

First TBM setting sail for Teesside (UK)

First TBM setting sail for Teesside (UK)

First TBM (length 225 m, weight 1,800 t), after final checks in Germany, is ready to be shipped to Wilton International, Redcar. The TBM will be reassembled and start tunnelling in the second ... ...Full Story

Foundation stone laid for Sela tunnel project

On the 09.02.2019 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for the Sela Tunnel Project in Arunachal Pradesh. The Project (BRO) will be completed in the next three years. The ... ...Full Story

First TBM breakthrough on MRT SSP line

First TBM breakthrough on MRT SSP line

The first tunnel boring machine (TBM) breakthrough for the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya (SSP) Line took place on 29 January 2019 at the Chan Sow Lin MRT Station construction site, marking a ... ...Full Story

Forrestfield TBMs stopped due to mechanical issue

On Friday January 18, workers operating TBM Grace reported a potential mechanical issue with the machine. Since then tunnelling experts from SI-NRW and German TBM manufacturer Herrenknecht have been ... ...Full Story

Femern A / S receives German approval.

On 06.02.2019  Femern A / S received the signed German regulatory approval for the Fehmarn tunnel in Kiel. The German approval concerns only the construction on the German side. Activities on ... ...Full Story

Sydney Metro tunnel

Sydney Metro tunnel

On the 16.01.2019 Sydney Metro’s third mega TBM started digging the 6.2 km of tunnel from Chatswood to the edge of Sydney Harbour at Blues Point. This marks the next stage in delivering the ... ...Full Story


The cutter head of the more than 400-foot long TBM MaMaJo was lowered nearly 200 feet down Monday, Feb. 4, 2019. The machine will drill a 5-mile tunnel designed to protect rivers from sewer overflow ... ...Full Story

Twin Breakthrough on the Tel Aviv Light Rail

Twin Breakthrough on the Tel Aviv Light Rail

The TBMs Wonder Woman and Niki Haley breakthrough into the Ben Gurion station shaft. This completes 18.5 km of the 20km of tunnelling on the eastern section of the redline project in Tel Aviv. The ... ...Full Story

West Link update

West Link update

On the 01.02.2019 the Supreme Court decided not to grant ‘leave to appeal’ in the case of awards for construction of the West Link (Vastlanken) railway project in Gothenburg. The ... ...Full Story

AFD signed EUR245million funding for Pune Metro

On the 28.01.2019 AFD (French Development Bank) and DEA (Department of Economic Affairs) on behalf of the Government of India signed a Credit Facility Framework agreement in New Delhi for extending ... ...Full Story

Latest Awards

United Kingdom, London



Balfour Beatty has been appointed by Transport for the 1,047 kilometer London Underground track renewals. Value contract EUR249.66 million (GBP220 million). The contract will start in April 2019 and ... ......Full Information

Spain, Bilbao


South Metropolitan Bypass

The JV  Arnotegi (Construcciones Intxausti SA, Lurpeko Lan Bereziak SA, Excavaciones Vda. de Sainz SA from Bilbao secured the EUR71 million contract, excluding VAT, for the construction of ... ......Full Information

Czech Republic, Prague


Ring road

The JV between Energovod CZ/Eltodo from Prague secured the EUR4.79 million (CZK123.49 million) contract  for the maintenance of technological equipment and software on the D0 motorway, which is ... ......Full Information

Sweden, Stockholm



Imtech Ventilation AB from Malmo secured the EUR49.52 million (SEK520 million) FSE903 contract for ventilation system in tunnels of Stockholm's E4 ring road. Contact Ove Stromberg, Trafikverket, ... ......Full Information

Singapore, Singapore


North-South Corridor (NSC)

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded a contract to construct a 800m long dual 3-lane road tunnel, an MRT station box and commuter facilities, including pedestrian overhead bridges, bus ... ......Full Information

Singapore, Singapore


North-South Corridor (NSC)

GS Engineering & Construction Corporation secured the EUR413.92 million (SGD635.8 million) contract to design and construct  a 1km section of the NSC tunnel between East Coast Parkway ... ......Full Information

Spain, Basque Country


High Speed Railway

Icyfsa Ingenieria from Tres Cantos (Madrid) secured the EUR300,000 contract, excluding VAT, for consulting services, technical support and monitoring of tunnel construction on the Madrid- ... ......Full Information

Italy, Liguria-Lombardy-Piedmont


High speed train

The JV Research Consorzio Stabile Società Consortile arl. and Manelli Impresa Srl from Naples secured the EUR74.15 million contract, excluding VAT, for the construction of civil and scheduled ... ......Full Information

Sweden, Vastra Gotaland



Crabat AB from Vastra Frolunda secured the EUR722,843.30 (SEK7.5 million) contract, excluding VAT,  for the coordinating construction manager for the West Link (Vastlanken) project, Korsvagen ... ......Full Information

India, Mumbai/Bombay


Metro Line 3

The consortium consisting of M/s. ASIS Elektronik ve Billisim Sistemleri A.S., Turkey and Kalindee Rail Nirman – A Division of Texmaco Rail & Engineering Limited, India (Kalindee -ASIS JV) ... ......Full Information

Italy, Emilia Romagna, Marche and Abruzzo



The JV of Valori Scarl (Rome)/I.G. Group Srl (Rome) secured the contract for upgrading work under the D.l. n. 264/2006, PSG Phase 2, Lot 6, in tunnels Pedaso (1076 m, 1087 m), San Basso (846 m, ... ......Full Information

Italy, Milan



The JV G.C.F. SpA (Rome)/Uniferr Srl (Reggio Emilia) secured the EUR2.22 million contract, excluding VAT, for ordinary maintenance of metro superstructures. Contact ATM SpA, Milan tel  +39 ... ......Full Information

Industry News

Uzbekistan cooperates with German company in metro construction

Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 14. Trend: German Herrenknecht company's tunnel-boring machine has been used to carry out construction work in the ... Full Story

Forrestfield-Airport rail link: tunnel boring machines break down, again

Already a year behind schedule and less than half the work complete, the two boring machine digging out the link tunnel have broken down again. Full Story

Huge Hinkley C tunnel boring machines named after inspirational women

MORE than 70 children from local primary schools headed to Hinkley C last week for the official naming ceremony of three enormous tunnel boring ... Full Story

Undersea tunnel planned in Ha Long City

According to Quang Ninh Province authority, the construction of the tunnel will ... They suggested two methods, tunnel boring machine and immersed ... Full Story

SAWS Prepares for Massive Tunneling Projects for Vista Ridge, Sewer Upgrades

Two San Antonio Water System tunnel-drilling projects are on the horizon, including one that utility staff are calling the “most costly and complex sewer pipeline ... Full Story

Metro Tunnel TBMs named

The names of the four TBM’s set to build the Metro Tunnel have been revealed. Decided by popular vote, the selected names will honour crucial female figures in ... Full Story

Balfour Beatty partners with Transport for London to upgrade vital underground network with new c. £220 million contract

Balfour Beatty today announces that it has been appointed by Transport for London to deliver the new London Underground track renewals contract, valued at up to £220 ... Full Story

The 15 Billion Pound Railway

Let’s be honest, it actually was the £15bn railway when this series started in 2014. Now it’s a shade more – by some estimates nearer £16bn. The latest intriguing ... Full Story

Speed Up the Fast Train Project, KCIC Brings Giant Drill from China

The Construction of the Jakarta-Bandung Fast Train Project was accelerated by the presence of the Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), a special drill brought from the Bamboo ... Full Story

Giant machine to bore sewage tunnel beneath Fort Wayne

FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- The first piece of a mammoth machine has been lowered beneath Fort Wayne for its mission to bore a 5-mile tunnel that will capture sewage overflows. Full Story

Bid dates for Stonehenge and Thames tunnels

Highways England has revealed tender dates for its two biggest projects – the £6bn Lower Thames Crossing and £1.6bn A303 Stonehenge dualling. Full Story

Tunnel the length of three football pitches dug under Hammersmith

A tunnel the length of three football pitches has been dug under Hammersmith to help tackle sewage pollution in the River Thames. Full Story

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