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A team of experts from Geoconsult and Georesearch from Austria at the end of January 2018 completed an extensive study including risk analysis for the railway infrastructure in the Argentine-Chilean Andes, in particular for the Argentine section the “Tren a las Nubes” – or “Train to the Clouds.”
Specialist microtunneling contractor Peter + Partner Rohrvortrieb was hired to construct a 146-m long channel using a Herrenknecht machine M-2176M with an OD of 1.1 m.
In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, participants from 173 countries gathered from in February 2018 for the ninth World Urban Forum (WUF9), including representatives from ITA’s ITACUS committee.
VIP-Polymers Ltd. has won contracts to provide tunnel segment gaskets for two major tunneling projects, one in the United Kingdom and one in India.
With the National Grid being awarded the £100 million ($140 million US) contract to excavate a 5-km tunnel under the River Humber to carry a replacement gas pipeline, Fracht UK Projects appointed trusted partners Collett & Sons to collaboratively work with and deliver the TBM.