Owners turn out in force on Election Day for Cutting Edge 2016

This year’s Cutting Edge Conference is fast approaching and with $200 billion in public transportation ballot initiatives at stake during the November 8th election, it’s the perfect venue to meet the next generation of West Coast project owners.

Don’t miss out, join tunneling industry leaders and West Coast underground construction owners at one of the hottest events on this year’s calendar!

  • If approved by voters on November 8th, Measure M – the Los Angeles County Traffic Improvement Plan – will raise up to $120 billion for transportation improvements, including subway and highway tunnel projects.
  • Regional Proposition 1 (aka Sound Transit 3) is a $54 billion multi-decade plan to build 116-miles of new light rail line and Bus Rapid Transit in the greater Seattle region and includes a number of key tunneling components.
  • If approved, San Francisco and Santa Clara County iniatives on the November ballot will generate a total of $6.5 billion for capital transportation improvements and expansion of the Bay Area Rapid Transit system.

In addition to transportation, numerous major water and wastewater tunnel projects are also planned for the West Coast. The following owners feature on the Cutting Edge conference program and have a significant number of registered delegates attending the event:

As well as a packed conference program, Cutting Edge also features a dedicated exhibition, social functions, and a superb conference field trip to LA Metro’s Crenshaw/LAX Exposition Station site – generously hosted by Walsh-Shea Corridor Constructors – providing plenty of networking opportunities with West Coast owners and other industry colleagues.

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Cutting Edge 2016: Advances in Tunneling Technology

November 7-9, 2016

The Hyatt Regency Concourse Hotel at Los Angeles Airport (LAX)

From Los Angeles’ numerous transportation and water tunnel projects, to
California High Speed Rail and the massive Bay Delta Tunnel Project (California WaterFix),
the West Coast tunneling industry is booming.

Organized in partnership by North American Tunneling Journal and the UCA of SME, the 2016 Cutting Edge conference features a high-end program of subject-specific presentations that focus on innovation and practical experience and extended in-depth industry discussion sessions – which have become a trademark of this conference.

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