Tag : Tunnelling
£100M Wyfla power tunnel scrappedSubscription
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.
The first of three 1,800t tunnel boring machines (TBMs) for the longest mineral transport system in the UK is almost ready for operation.
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.
National Grid's Humber tunnel hits half way markSubscription
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.
Elon Musk unveils new tunnel transit system Subscription
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.