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Prior information procedure for construction of Marieholm tunnel. Contact Anders Bohn at Trafikverket, Borlange, tel +46 771921921, e-mail anders.bohn@trafikverket.se. Visit http://ted.europa.eu/udl?request=Seek-Deliver&language=en&docid=018890-2013. Bid Code n. TRV2012/88268. 04/13


The joint venture Zueblin Scandinavia AB (leader and subsidiary of the German Strabag SE)/Boskalis Sweden AB won the EUR170 million design and construction agreement for the 500 m-long Marieholm tunnel project, an immersed bi-tube tunnel, three lanes in either direction, passing under the Gota Alv River and connecting the urban districts of Marieholm and Tingstad in Gothenburg. The tunnel, 30 m-wide and 10 m-high, will be located 600 m north of the existing Tingstadstunnel. The contract comprises the mechanical and electrical works and an option to operate and maintain the tunnel for five years. Construction time 2014–2020. Visit http://www.trafikverket.se/Privat/Projekt/Vastra-Gotaland/Marieholmsforbindelsen/Nyhetsarkiv-Marieholmsforbindelsen/2014/Film-om-Marieholmsforbindelsen1/.  Bid Code n. TRV2012/88268. 24/14.


Trelleborg has been awarded the contract to supply gaskets and seals for the construction of the new Marieholmstunneln – a road tunnel in Goteborg, Sweden, which will use immersed and cut-and-cover techniques. At nearly 500 m long and 20 m deep, the tunnel will run under the Gota Alv River. Trelleborg was specified by the design and build joint venture, consisting of civil engineers, Zublin Scandinavia AB and dredging and marine experts, Boskalis B.V. Due to a successful collaboration with Trelleborg before they showed that there is a high stability, flexibility and a low aging behavior of the tunnel seals they produce. For further information please read the press release and also click se/44 for the tunnelbuilder archive. Visit http://www.trelleborg.com. 23/16.