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Whittaker joins Keyline

Civils and rail materials supplier Keyline has appointed Mark Whittaker to grow its business further
Magazine Article Global News 04 Dec 2014 0 Stars

Balfour takes TBM north

Crossrail may have directed numerous TBM deliveries to the south of the UK, but the Manchester Ship Canal has hailed one north
Magazine Article Global News 04 Dec 2014 0 Stars

The banter around Birmingham’s ‘bling’ tunnel

In the UK, Birmingham City Council is considering a tunnel option to reduce mounting traffic and to connect the Jewellery Quarter to the city centre
Breaking News Article Global News 27 Nov 2014 0 Stars

New shotcrete unit from Atlas Copco

Earlier this month Atlas Copco launched a new mobile spraying unit for shotcreting mid-size tunnels
Breaking News Article Global News 27 Nov 2014 0 Stars

Nova Metrix buys itmsoil instrumentation business

US-based Nova Metrix has bought geotechnical and structural monitoring specialist itmsoil’s manufacturing business Soil Instruments
Breaking News Article Global News 27 Nov 2014 0 Stars

Tunnels feature in KPMG report

KPMG International’s latest Infrastructure 100: World Markets Report features tunnel projects from Australia, Canada, Italy, Nepal and the UK
Breaking News Article Global News 27 Nov 2014 0 Stars

Adjusting the parameters

From India to Mexico: lessons learned in EPB tunnelling
Breaking News Article Global News 07 Nov 2014 0 Stars

Tricky times for Morgan Sindall

Just in time for Halloween: Morgan Sindall’s latest scary news comes in the form of MD Graham Shennan’s departure after 12 years at the company
Breaking News Article Global News 30 Oct 2014 0 Stars

Crossrail 2 could start in three years

London mayor Boris Johnson has identified the preferred route for the proposed £20 billion (US$32.2 billion) Crossrail 2 scheme, running from Surrey in the south, through London, to Hertfordshire to the north
Breaking News Article Global News 30 Oct 2014 0 Stars

New software solution for tunnel projects

Amberg Technologies has developed software that enables the creation of complete and significant reports on all recorded profile measurement data during drill and blast operations
Breaking News Article Global News 30 Oct 2014 0 Stars

The strongest solutions

What to consider when constructing tunnel launch pits or access shafts in challenging conditions
Breaking News Article Global News 27 Oct 2014 0 Stars

Connecting East and West

Mohammed Tabarra, associate director of Arup, talks to World Tunnelling about uniting the future with the past on the Marmaray Tunnel project in Turkey
Headline Article Features 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

No longer in third place

From Doha to Denmark, the reputation of so-called ‘sunken tunnels’ is rising
Reports Article Features 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

A good wind blowing

New tunnel-ventilation technology in Norway has called for three-dimensional thinking. Dr Fathi Tarada, managing director of Mosen, reports
Reports Article Features 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

Adjusting the parameters

From India to Mexico: lessons learned in EPB tunnelling
Reports Article Features 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

The strongest solutions

What to consider when constructing tunnel launch pits or access shafts in challenging conditions
Headline Article Features 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

Man walks into a bar…

...Via a tunnel that he built himself. It is something reminiscent of the world’s favourite film – The Shawshank Redemption. You know the scene where Andy Dufresne acquires a rock hammer and scratches his way from his prison cell to freedom in a tunnel concealed behind the giant poster of actress Rita Hayworth and later Raquel Welch. It took him 20 years
Comment Article Comment 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

COWI buys Donaldson Associates

Engineering consultancy group COWI has acquired geotechnical design, tunnel and underground engineering firm Donaldson Associates
Magazine Article Global News 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

DriftShot promises better blasting

Commercial explosives player Dyno Nobel and its joint-venture partner DetNet have released an electronic initiation system for underground development blasting
Magazine Article Global News 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars

Fire-protection lining system makes escape route safer at Serralunga

Morgan Advanced Materials has supplied a fire-protection system to the 1,300m Serralunga Tunnel in Italy
Magazine Article Global News 24 Oct 2014 0 Stars
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