Planning for Growth in Vancouver

Metro Vancouver is in the process of updating its infrastructure to accommodate future population growth in the region, including a new outfall tunnel.

Q&A with Bob Goodfellow

TBM was recently asked Bob Goodfellow about the development of the risk management guidelines, as well as the state of the practice in the United States.

Tunneling in Northern Europe

In nearly every European country some tunneling projects are underway, notably the Trans-European Network for Transport (TEN-T), which is helping to realize a more reliable and coherent network for transport.

Rebuilt Robbins Tackles Water Supply Project in France

A Robbins TBM, recently christened “Augustine,” is being commissioned to complete a water supply project in France. The TBM was launched by contractor Eiffage Civil Engineering on March 3.

2017 WTC Heading to Norway

The 2017 World Tunnel Congress (WTC) is scheduled for June 9-15 in Bergen, Norway. The event is the annual gathering of the ITA.

In Underground Construction, the Sum of the Parts Is Greater Than the Whole

For every underground construction megaproject, there are many small but critical components that allow the overall project to proceed.

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