Watch timelapse footage of the concrete pour

August 20, 2014

Lee Tunnel is an MVB project (MVB is a joint venture of Morgan Sindall, VINCI Construction Grands Projets & Bachy Soletanche) undertaken for Thames... 

BTS 2014 Conference and Exhibition – 23rd / 24th September

July 1, 2014

register your delegate place today … click here register your delegate place today … click here look who’s exhibiting … www.btsconference.com in... 

Navigate Tunnelling with VMT

June 1, 2014

Navigate Tunnelling … VMT navigation systems have been developed for different types of advance machines and ensure that tunnels of even several... 

‘A Catalogue of Tunnel Collapses’ … Updated to October 2012

May 3, 2013

Tunnelling Journal is giving every reader free access to an exhaustive listing of international Tunnel Collapses. The document ‘Catalogue of Notable... 

Tunnelling Journal Exclusive

February 12, 2012

Hong Kong’s Geotechnical Engineering Office has recently issued the GEO Report No. 249, “Ground Control for Slurry TBM Tunnelling.” Download your... 


Cutting Edge 2014: Groundwater Control for Tunneling

August 21, 2014

The web site for the 2014 Cutting Edge Conference is now online, with delegate registration due to open at the end of this month. The third annual Cutting Edge conference – which will be held at the Westin Times Square, in Midtown Manhattan, this November 3-5 – considers, in depth, a subject that has been a primary hazard for tunnelers and miners for thousands of years: Groundwater and ways to control it. Read more


Mexico’s ICA wins $197 million tunnel contract

August 20, 2014

Mexico’s largest construction company, ICA, has won a 2.566 billion-peso ($197 million) contract to build a tunnel aimed at reducing flood risks in the center of the country. The Churubusco-Xochiaca tunnel project, which was awarded through public tender, includes the construction of a 13km (8-mile) tunnel that is scheduled to take 29 months.