First Grand Paris metro TBM arrives on siteVideoSubscription
The Grand Paris Express project has reached a major milestone with arrival on site of the final parts for the project’s first tunnel boring machine (TBM).
Vinci Construction businesses Bessac, Chantiers Modernes Construction and Soletanche Bachy have been appointed by French rail network operator SNCF Réseau to construct a new safety tunnel in Paris.
Fourth Follo Line TBM completedSubscription
The fourth tunnel boring machine (TBM) that will be used to construct part of the 20km long tunnel on Norway’s Follo Line rail scheme has rolled off the production line.
Strabag wins Norwegian road tunnelling dealSubscription
Strabag has announced that it has been appointed to deliver a major road scheme in Norway, which includes a 1,970m long tunnel.
Lining production starts for the Follo tunnelSubscription
Joint venture contractors Acciona Ghella (AGJV) have said that production of the first precast concrete tunnel lining segments for Norway’s new Follo Line tunnel has got underway.
Gotthard tunnel officially openedSubscription
More than 160,000 people applied to be one of just 1,000 people who will be the first passengers to travel through the Gotthard Base Tunnel today.
Fehmarnbelt tunnel contracts signedSubscription
Fehmarnbelt tunnel project promoter Femern has announced that it signed four construction contracts for the tunnel yesterday.
Historic bridge fears after Florence collapseSubscription
Concerns have been raised over the safety of the covered Medieval Ponte Vecchio bridge in the Italian city of Florence after a section of river wall close to the historic structure collapsed yesterday.
Third Follo Line tunnel boring machine completedSubscription
Manufacture of the third tunnel boring machine (TBM) for Norway’s new Follo Line rail tunnel has been completed in Germany as parts for the first two start to be assembled on site.
Keller growth tracks ahead of 2015 levelsSubscription
Keller has reported that its revenues and profits for the first four months of this year are slightly above the levels seen during the same period last year.