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Risk management on track

Dr Rupert Lieb & Heinz Ehrbar outline the risk management system used on the Gotthard Base Tunnel in which the geology assumes critical importance
Magazine Article Features 20 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Bekaert researcher recognised as innovator

Ann Lambrechts, head of building products R&D at steel fibre-maker Bekaert, has won the ‘Industry’ category of the European Inventor Award
Magazine Article Global News 20 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Danish site for Femern production

Danish state-owned company Femern has chosen Rødbyhavn, Denmark, as the future site for the production of the immersed-tunnel units for the Fehmarnbelt fixed link
Headline Article Global News 20 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Greek tunnelling still going strong

Dr George Dounias, vice-president of the Greek Tunnelling Society, outlines the feverish tunnelling activity that has taken place in the country recently
Magazine Article Features 20 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Antwerp banks on tunnels

Twin TBM-bored tunnels excavated under difficult geological conditions will facilitate the rail infrastructure of the Belgian port, reports George Demetri
Magazine Article Features 20 Jul 2011 0 Stars

Swiss firm scoops Gotthard ventilation contract

A Switzerland-based firm has won a huge order to supply what is hailed as the world’s largest tunnel ventilation system
Breaking News Article Global News 01 Jun 2011 0 Stars

TBM hand-over for London’s Lee Tunnel project

Engineers from Thames Water have been inspecting the TBM due to bore the Lee tunnel in London
Breaking News Article Global News 01 Jun 2011 0 Stars

New CEO for Crossrail

Andrew Wolstenholme has been appointed chief executive for Crossrail, the 118km east-west urban rail line that will extend across London
Breaking News Article Global News 01 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Putzmeister forms partnership with GHH and Mine Master

Putzmeister has reached an agreement with GHH and Mine Master for the distribution and servicing of drill jumbos, bolting rigs and load haul dumpers
Breaking News Article Global News 01 Jun 2011 0 Stars

Let's go to San Francisco

RETC is one of North America's major tunnelling shows. Here is a selective list of exhibitors
Magazine Article Features 31 May 2011 0 Stars

CPA dismay at fall in UK construction output

Figures released at the end of April by the UK’s Office of National Statistics (ONS) have shown a fall in construction output for the first quarter of 2011, despite a 0.5% rise in GDP
Headline Article Global News 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Aker Wirth wins Koralm contract

Aker Wirth has won a contract to supply two telescopic shield machines to the Koralm tunnel project in Austria; regarded as one of the most important traffic infrastructure projects in Europe
Magazine Article Global News 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Bridge and tunnel

A tunnel has beaten a bridge to become the preferred option for the fixed link between Germany and Denmark. Will this herald a new age of immersed tunnels?
Comment Article Comment 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Brenner Base tunnel go-ahead

In April, a ceremony in Innsbruck, Austria, marked the start of work on the US$11.4 billion Brenner Base tunnel, a twin-tube rail link between Innsbruck to Fortezza, Italy, running beneath the Alps
Headline Article Global News 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Herrenknecht expands portfolio

TBM-maker Herrenknecht has announced the expansion of its component portfolio to include Schäfer & Urbach (S&U), a well known manufacturer of high-pressure and system technologies
Magazine Article Global News 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Tunnels for renewable energy

Jan-Niklas Franzius and Norbert Pralle discuss the first application of geothermal energy systems to segmentally lined tunnels
Magazine Article Features 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Putting the pressure on

Philip Walker discusses some of the principles involved in designing a tunnel ventilation strategy
Magazine Article Features 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Tunnel beats bridge for Germany-Denmark link

Rodney Craig looks at the reasons behind the choice of an immersed tunnel for the Fehmarn Belt crossing
Magazine Article Features 31 May 2011 0 Stars

Mott MacDonald wins prestigious award

Infrastructure consultant Mott MacDonald has been named Engineering Consultant of the Year at the Building awards ceremony, which took place in London in April
Magazine Article Global News 31 May 2011 0 Stars

New website for Minova

Ground support firm Minova has relaunched its global website, with improved navigation, and an overview of its facilities and regional sites
Magazine Article Global News 31 May 2011 0 Stars
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