ATS 2017 conference program released

September 21, 2017

The conference program has been released for the 16th Australasian Tunnelling Conference taking place in Sydney from 30 October – 1 November 2017. Check... 

Efficient tunnelling solutions, backed by experience

August 23, 2017

Conveyor systems provide an efficient, reliable, cost-effective and lower-risk method of removing muck and spoil from tunneling excavation sites. Since... 

WTC 2018, 20 – 26 April 2018, Dubai

August 1, 2017

The ITA-AITES World Tunnel Congress is the world’s leading tunnelling event, bringing together tunnel and underground space experts and professionals... 

Trelleborg – Everyday Ingenuity, Rock solid solutions

July 26, 2017

Amazing feats of engineering happen around the globe every day, and through a combination of cutting-edge technology and ingenious approaches to problem... 

Cutting Edge – 13 – 15 November 2017

June 9, 2017

This years Cutting Edge conference will take place at Renaissance Seattle Hotel in Seattle, WA – from 13th to 15th November, 2017. For additional... 


Slurry acceptance for Mumbai Metro

September 21, 2017

The first of two Slurry TBMs, a rebuilt 6.65m diameter machine, passed its factory acceptance on September 4, 2017 in Singapore. The machine, fitted with a Robbins cutterhead and outer shields, is destined for the Mumbai Metro Line 3 under contract UGC03 for the Dogus-Soma JV (DSJV), and will begin excavation in late 2017.  The factory acceptance for a second 6.65m diameter Slurry TBM will be conducted by the end of 2017. Read more


NorthConnex tunnels hit halfway

September 21, 2017

Construction of Sydney’s 9km long NorthConnex twin tunnels has reached the halfway point. Contractor JV on the $2.9bn design build project, Transurban made up of Bouygues and Lend Lease, is using 20 roadheaders, 24 hours per day to deliver the scheme where started construction in 2015 and is due for completion in 2019. Read more

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