New News information at Tunnels & Tunnelling International New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Tunnels & Tunnelling International http://http// Bids open for India’s bullet train tunnel <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10033918/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>National High-Speed Rail Corporation Ltd (NHSRCL) is inviting bids for the construction of a 21km tunnel, including India’s first undersea tunnel, for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project. Mon, 26 Sep 2022 07:32:01 GMT HS2 TBM cutterhead transported to start second bore <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10030368/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The giant cutterhead for HS2’s Long Itchington Wood Tunnel TBM has been transported back to its starting point, ready for its second bore. Fri, 23 Sep 2022 08:33:23 GMT Seattle TBM breakdown not covered by insurance <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10026606/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Insurance companies do not have to reimburse Washington State for its costs during the two years the new Highway 99 tunnel was delayed because of the TBM’s breakdown during construction, the Washington State Supreme Court has ruled. Thu, 22 Sep 2022 10:02:11 GMT Tunnelling starts under NZ harbour <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10023504/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Tunnelling under Auckland’s Manukau Harbour has commenced for the city’s Central Interceptor wastewater system. Wed, 21 Sep 2022 13:40:51 GMT Ferrovial and Vinci JV preferred bidders for Ontario line <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10011015/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A consortium led by Ferrovial Construction and Vinci Construction Grands Projets has been selected to build the stations and tunnels for the southern section of a new rapid transit line in Toronto. Fri, 16 Sep 2022 07:16:00 GMT Tunnelling completed on NZ’s largest transport project <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10007375/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The final tunnel breakthrough has been made on Auckland’s City Rail Link – New Zealand’s first underground rail line and the largest transport infrastructure investment ever undertaken in the country. Thu, 15 Sep 2022 09:10:11 GMT Assembly work on HS2 green tunnel to restart next week <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10000801/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>HS2 intends to restart assembly of the pre-cast concrete ‘green tunnel’ in Northamptonshire next week. Tue, 13 Sep 2022 12:00:00 GMT T&T photo competition winner announced <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/10000280/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The results of the T&T Give It Your Best Shot photo competition have been revealed, chosen from around 100 entries. Tue, 13 Sep 2022 09:32:00 GMT China’s biggest EPBM sets advance record <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9999570/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The EPBM boring Lot 1 of the Chengdu-Zigong high-speed railway has set a monthly progress record of 406.8m, according to China Railway Construction Heavy Industry Co Ltd (CRCHI). Tue, 13 Sep 2022 06:00:33 GMT Dix elected as ITA president <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9992172/thumbnail.png'/></a>Prof Arnold Dix has been elected as new president of the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association (ITA-AITES). Fri, 09 Sep 2022 07:06:45 GMT