About Us


First published in 1999, Tunnels and Tunnelling North America continues to hold the highest reputation of any magazine in the regional tunnelling industry and is today a leading source of information about the business. In 2012 we became the official magazine of the Tunnelling Association of Canada (TAC).

Through face to face contact with clients, project development groups, consulting engineers, contractors and equipment and material suppliers Tunnels and Tunnelling North America is a comprehensive record of what’s new, what’s in the planning stage, what’s ready to bid and what’s in construction; keeping today’s tunnelling professional informed and ahead. The subscribers to this long established market-leading magazine are civil engineering tunnelling professionals, making our readers your target audience.

Tunnels and Tunnelling North America is a key vertical business publication, covering all aspects of the underground construction sector and the engineering companies involved. Specific applications of tunnelling/underground construction include transport (road/rail/metro), water conveyance (potable, wastewater, hydroelectric), utilities (electricity/telecoms/fuel), caverns (from scientific research establishments to LPG storage caverns, thermal energy storage, wine production, public buildings).

Editorial content covers infrastructure planning, through the design, construction and commissioning phases. Topics include ground and site investigation; construction methodology; logistics; machinery and equipment technologies; rock mechanics; groundwater engineering; ground stabilization; ventilation and operating systems; contractual and legal issues; specifications and standards; fire safety and terrorism; and more.