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Work begun on Katzenberg tunnel

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Work has begun on the 9.4km long twin bore Katzenberg tunnel on the high speed line between Frankfurt and Basel in Germany.

Contractor joint venture of Ed Zublin, Wayss & Freytag, Marti Tunnelbau and Jager Bau is building the 9.4m diameter tunnels using two Herrenknecht earth pressure balance tunnel boring machines for client Deutsche Bahn.

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