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Tag : Tunnelling

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  • wylfa connection

    £100M Wyfla power tunnel scrappedSubscription

    News22 February, 2019

    Plans for a £100M power tunnel connecting the Wylfa nuclear plant on Anglesey to the national grid in mainland Wales have been scrapped, following suspension of nuclear power plant project at the site. 

  • Tbm3

    Tunnelling on £4.2bn polyhalite mine moves step closerSubscription

    News22 January, 2019

    The first of three 1,800t tunnel boring machines (TBMs) for the longest mineral transport system in the UK is almost ready for operation.  

  • Bouygues.1

    Future of Tunnelling | Align's HS2 Chilterns contractSubscription

    Feature16 January, 2019

    Most challenging aspect of High Speed 2’s (HS2’s)C1 Chilterns contract for 21.6km of railway infrastructure is undoubtedly the driving of a twin tube tunnel nearly 16km long.

  • Mary - the TBM specially built to tunnel under the Humber for National Grid

    National Grid's Humber tunnel hits half way markSubscription

    News11 January, 2019

    The project to construct a new gas pipeline underneath the river Humber has hit a major milestone as the tunnel boring machine (TBM) passes the halfway mark on its 5km journey.  

  • Hawthorne+tunnel

    Elon Musk unveils new tunnel transit system Subscription

    News20 December, 2018

    Elon Musk’s Tesla and Boring Company have developed a new tunnel-based transit system that transports conventional vehicles at speeds of up to 240kmph underneath cities.