On March 18, 2017, TERRATEC’s 5.74-m diameter H43 double-shield tunnel boring machine (TBM) broke through into a reception chamber on the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy Hydroelectric Project, in southern Laos, successfully completing an 11.5-km long drive for the project’s low-pressure headrace tunnel.
Transport for London (TfL) announced three companies who have been shortlisted to design, finance, build and maintain the Silvertown Tunnel
On March 1, Atkins and Dragages celebrated the first TBM tunnel breakthrough at Liantang/Heung Yuen Wai Boundary Control Point project.
Whether in the east, west, north or south, global tunneling and underground development - worth $100 billion annually - remains a buoyant and dynamic sector.
Atlas Copco has won several orders for equipment that will be used in the construction of vital road projects in Colombia.
ACCIONA Construcción was recognized at the JEC Innovation Awards for the composite lining that it designed to waterproof the 24-km Pajares twin tunnels.