Tag : Tunnels
The new £4.2bn potash mine in the North York Moors is using a raft of new technologies to excavate its two 1.5km deep shafts and 37km of tunnels.
Detailed Stonehenge tunnel plans unveiled Subscription
Detailed plans for the proposed £1.6bn, 2.9km long, tunnel which will take traffic away from the A303 close the Stonehenge World Heritage Site (WHS) have been released. The scheme now
The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has been urged to investigate planned repairs to the disused Queensbury Tunnel in West Yorkshire.
Plans for the £1.6bn Stonehenge Tunnel have been submitted to the Planning Inspectorate.
Highways England has unveiled revised plans to construct a road tunnel connecting Kent and Essex and almost double road capacity across the river Thames.
New details of issues encountered by Crossrail when tunnelling under central London have emerged. They include an incident which sent bricks from a Victorian well “dramatically flying through the excavation”.
Channel Tunnel engineer wins top honourSubscription
The man behind the English half of the Channel Tunnel has been honoured with one of the industry’s top awards.
WSP to build case for trans-Pennine tunnelSubscription
Highways England has appointed WSP to build the strategic case for the trans-Pennine tunnel ahead of the road operator announcing its second road investment strategy (RIS2).
The cost of Yorkshire’s potash mine tunnel is set to soar by 70% to almost £1.5bn, it has been revealed.
The 128-year-old abandoned Rhondda rail tunnel in Wales is set to be transformed into Europe’s longest cycleway.