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Topping out ceremony for the Fehmarnbelt link’s tunnel factory

Topping out ceremony for the Fehmarnbelt link’s tunnel factory

Press release - This month, Femern A/S and the main contractor, FLC, held a topping out ceremony at the Fehmarnbelt tunnel’s main construction site in Rødbyhavn on Lolland: the roof and ...
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The Fehmarn Link Business Conference (FLBC) will be held again on September 29, 2022.

The Fehmarn Link Business Conference (FLBC) will take place in Rødbyhavn on September 29, 2022 at 9.16. FLBC will primarily focus on the business opportunities that come in connection with ...
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Another major milestone

Press release - Earlier this month, another major milestone ahead of tunnelling for the Silvertown Tunnel was achieved when the first elements of the Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) were lowered into ...
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Contract awarded for Coffs Harbour Bypass design and construction

The Federal and New South Wales Governments have awarded the design and construction contract for the $2.2 billion Coffs Harbour Bypass. In a joint venture, Gamuda Australia and ... More Information

Breakthrough at First Koper-Divača Rail Track Tunnel

The first of the seven tunnels on route of the new railway linking the port town of Koper with the Divača railway junction was broken through on Monday with officials telling the ceremony ... More Information

Elon Musk's Boring Company approved for tunnels to downtown Las Vegas

The Boring Company has just received approval from the City of Las Vegas, so that the Elon Musk-led company can extend its tunnel network ... More Information

First TBM in place for Metro Manila Subway

Tunnelling now due to start from Valenzuela City. Photo Credit: Philippines Department of Transportation. THE first tunnel boring machine (TBM) to be ... More Information

Green light for the €1.5BN infrastructure project, Tvärförbindelse Södertörn, in Stockholm

The decision has now been made to start construction for Tvärförbindelse Södertörn, which will primarily relieve the current road 259 and Södra Länken. Together with Norrortsleden and ... More Information

Digging 32km of ‘Power Tunnels’ beneath London

Project director Gareth Burden lifts the lid on National Grid’s efforts to rewire London for the next 120 years by burying a 32.5km network asset beneath the capital... More Information

Construction of underwater Silk Tunnel in Iraq is on track - govt. official

South Korea’s Daewoo Engineering & Construction had bagged the tunnel contract as part of a $2.7 billion deal with the Iraqi government General Company for Ports of Iraq (GCPI), which also ... More Information

hyperTunnel’s growth backed by VINCI investment

hyperTunnel has received a financial investment from VINCI, a global leader in concessions, energy and construction businesses. The funds will be used for business expansion and to further ... More Information

Kanpur Metro: First Tunnel Boring Machine Segment Lowered In Shaft

Under the First Corridor (between IIT-Kanpur and Naubasta) of Kanpur Metro Rail Project, the first Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) segment was lowered ... More Information

ÖBB Celebrates First Breakthrough in Semmering Base Tunnel

In Göstritz, the miners encountered the Carl tunnel boring machine in the Fröschnitzgraben section, and a narrow passage in the cutting wheel made it ... More Information

Philippines: Tunnel drilling for first subway set to start, with Japanese machine and cash

A machine to drill tunnels has been unveiled in Manila; President Duterte called it a gift ‘from the Japanese people to the people of the Philippines’... More Information

Go underground at Atlanta airport during massive construction

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the world’s busiest airport, has been undergoing major improvements underground to build a new train tunnel. NBC’s Tom Costello reports ... More Information

How we're building our innovative 'green tunnels'

HS2 has started construction at the site of its first innovative ‘green tunnel’, designed to blend the high speed railway into the landscape and reduce disruption for communities... More Information

The Boring Company’s Interim Agreement with Fort Lauderdale gets approval

On Tuesday, June 07, the Fort Lauderdale City Commission agreed to enter into an Interim Agreement with The Boring Company (TBC) for its Las Olas Loop project... More Information

Jacobs Secures Rail Contract in Singapore

Contract is for the Tavistock Station and Tunnels, as part of the Cross Island Line Phase 1 project in Singapore. Constructed in three phases, ... More Information

COWI Completes Design-Build Upgrade for NY Tunnels

The project included the design and construction of a water mist fire suppression system prototype within the HLC tunnel, the first of its kind to be ... More Information

North East Tunnel link TBMs

Two giant tunnel boring machines (TBMs) have been ordered to help build North East Link’s 6.5km road tunnels that will fix the missing link in our freeway network, slash travel times by up ... More Information

Broadway Subway Project progresses with the arrival of the final parts of the tunnel boring machines (TBM)

Once assembled, the two six-metre-wide machines will be launched separately from the Great Northern Way-Emily Carr Station and tunnel to their removal point at Cypress Street, just east of ... More Information

Bulgaria to sign 364M leva contracts on tunnel under Shipka

The head of Bulgaria’s Road Infrastructure Agency, Todor Vassilev, will on June 8 sign contracts worth more than 364.4 million leva (about 186.6 million euro) for the design and ... More Information

Tunnel eye is lifted into place

A tandem lifting operation of the tunnel eye for the launch chamber of the Silvertown Tunnel took place in May, following several weeks of careful planning by the Riverlinx team. The ... More Information

Coire Glas tenders submitted

Plans for the Coire Glas hydro pumped storage scheme have taken a significant step forward with the receipt of tenders for the project’s main construction works... More Information

Voyage of the Tunnel Boring Machines

Travel route of the first Tunnel Boring Machine in Spring 2022... More Information

Works commence on massive VIC Suburban Rail Loop project

Construction is now underway on the job-creating Suburban Rail Loop (SRL) – Victoria’s largest infrastructure investment to date. The massive transport infrastructure project will not ... More Information


Work is advancing on the tri-cell launch pit located on the South Island. Excavation in the launch pit will continue as the contractor continuously monitors and adjusts the groundwater ... More Information

𝗠𝗶𝗹𝗲𝘀𝘁𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗙𝗲𝗵𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗻𝗯𝗲𝗹𝘁 𝘁𝘂𝗻𝗻𝗲𝗹 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁: 𝗱𝗿𝗲𝗱𝗴𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗿𝗲𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗲𝘀 𝗵𝗮𝗹𝗳𝘄𝗮𝘆 𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗸

A great milestone has been reached in the construction of the Fehmarnbelt tunnel between Germany and Denmark. The dredging of the trench needed to realize the 18-kilometer-long immersed ... More Information

Karanga a Hape Station (Karangahape) Construction Site Drone Tour

Here is a recent look at the construction of the new Karanga a Hape Station (Karangahape). With the use of a drone, we captured what it would feel like to drop down into the Mercury Lane ... More Information

Vinci lands Femern Tunnel systems contract

Vinci subsidiary Cobra IS has won a contract worth over DKK4bn (£455m) to fit the 18km-long Femern Tunnel with electromechanical equipment... More Information

Arup’s role in London’s new high capacity suburban metro system

Arup played a key role from the very start, working in joint venture with our partners on infrastructure, tunnelling, geotechnics, station technical design, fire engineering, acoustics and ... More Information

Brunel Museum awarded Places of Science grant by Royal Society

Today, the Brunel Museum has become one of 26 small museums to be awarded funding of £3, 500 by the Royal Society in its Places of science scheme to engage communities with their local ... More Information

Massive West Gate Tunnel Project in VIC reaches new milestone

Four years since major construction commenced, the massive West Gate Tunnel Project in Victoria is progressing well and has marked another major milestone with the second tunnel boring ... More Information

China Railway Construction Corporation Limited - Ten Years of Tunneling

China Railway Construction Corporation Limited - At 10 A.M. on April 25th, as the surrounding rock of the last meter of the tunnel arch was ... More Information

Japanese builder Tokyu wins $338m bid to dig Manila subway tunnels

TOKYO -- Japanese contractor Tokyu Construction and its partners have won a 17.75 billion peso ($338 million) order to build subway stations. More Information

VDOT to show off new tunnels of HRBT expansion project

A tunnel boring machine will be used to one day lift and place the pre-constructed segments into the place. Work on the $3.8 billion project has ... More Information

Steps towards creating zero-carbon tunnels

The tunnelling industry is at a tipping point where sustainability and decarbonisation are at the top of executives’ agendas. To achieve a 1.5°c climate-change target by 2050, the ... More Information

Plans confirmed for Australia's longest road tunnel

An 11km toll-free tunnel from Blackheath to Little Hartley has been chosen as the preferred option for section of the Great Western Highway following feasibility analysis and ... More Information

India plans own 'Channel' tunnel

India News: NEW DELHI: The road and railway ministries and the Border Road Organisation (BRO) have come on board for construction of the country's ... More Information

L&T’s TBM Shiv Passes Tests for Rishikesh – Karnaprayag Rail Line

Herrenknecht AG in April-end completed factory acceptance tests (FAT) on Larsen & Toubro’s second tunnel boring machine, TBM Shiv (S-1310A), for the 125 km Rishikesh-Karnaprayag railway ... More Information

RiverRenew Tunnel Boring Machine Completes Factory Acceptance Testing

The RiverRenew Tunnel Project in Alexandria, Virginia, reached another major milestone as the tunnel boring machine (TBM) achieved completion of the factory acceptance test on April 29, ... More Information

Construction of Fehmarnbelt tunnel entrance gets underway

The tunnel portal on the Danish side of the fixed link will be chiefly constructed on a 550m by 300m reclaimed area next to the coast. At the ... More Information

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