Tunnelbuilder Promoting the world's tunnelling industry to a huge qualified audience

View the Spanish Tunnelbuilder website View the Italian Tunnelbuilder website

Archive Search


Bulgaria, Gabrovo - bg/12


Financial support received for 3.2 km-long Shipka tunnel in Balkans between Turnovo and Dtara Zagora for which feasibility studies and preliminary design are underway. Japanese Investment Fund will be involved in financing $114 million scheme. Contact vtvuchev@geology.bas.bg to request follow-up. May 2000.  Construction to start during 2001 on 3.3 km-long tunnel under Mount Shipka for E85 road from Ruze to Makaza for Road Executive Agency, value $105 million. Visit www.bulgaria.govrn.bg 10/01.