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Rennes

Rennes in France is set to become one of the smallest cities in the world with an underground metro system. The VAL is scheduled to open in 2001 and the 9.4km line will have 15 stations. Contractor Campenon Bernard SCE is undertaking the tunnelled sections of the line, which will also run through cuttings and on raised sections of viaduct.

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