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// Ontario’s subway expansion moves to next stage <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11342884/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Ontario government has issued a Request for Proposals for the design and build of the Yonge North Subway Extension tunnels. Mon, 04 Dec 2023 07:03:48 GMT Michigan approves Enbridge Great Lakes tunnel for oil pipeline <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11342882/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Michigan Public Service Commission has approved a siting application to replace a segment of pipelines on the lakebed of the Straits of Mackinac, with a single pipeline in a tunnel deep below the lakebed. Mon, 04 Dec 2023 07:03:10 GMT Brenner base tunnel’s ida’s first 1000 metres: a new milestone at the h41 sill gorge-pfons site <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11340300/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>TBM Ida, one of the two large tunnel boring machines advancing southward in Austria, has recently concluded the initial 1,000-meter section of excavation. While the TBMs progress in their southward trajectory, a deliberate design choice plays a crucial role in safeguarding the areas where the project is underway. Fri, 01 Dec 2023 11:20:18 GMT Rendel and EDR appointed on Weser Immersed Tube Tunnel <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11340278/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>EDR GmbH and Rendel Limited, both part of the Ingérop Group, have been appointed as the permanent works designer for Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG (W&F) to provide the detailed design of the 775 million euro Weser immersed tube tunnel and the cut and cover structures. EDR/Rendel will work in collaboration with W&F and their project partners Strutkon andVan Oord to deliver this challenging and prestigious project in Bremen, Germany. Fri, 01 Dec 2023 11:20:13 GMT Hudson Tunnel breaks ground in New Jersey <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11339628/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Hudson Tunnel Project has broken ground in New Jersey with work beginning on the Tonnelle Avenue Bridge and Utility Relocation Project. Fri, 01 Dec 2023 08:16:34 GMT Tideway dismantles shed after five years’ tunnelling <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11339188/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>An acoustic shed built to enable the construction of part of London’s Tideway is being dismantled after years of tunnelling work in Greenwich. Fri, 01 Dec 2023 05:57:13 GMT Another breakthrough celebrated on Chennai Metro Rail Phase II <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11339155/thumbnail.JPG'/></a>Chennai Metro Rail Ltd and contractor Tata Projects Ltd have celebrated the breakthrough of the 6.61m diameter EPBM working on Package TU-01 for Phase II – Corridor 3 of the Chennai Metro Rail project in India. Fri, 01 Dec 2023 05:48:26 GMT Webuild launches training scheme <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11339248/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Webuild has launched a training programme to skill next generations in mechanised excavation. Fri, 01 Dec 2023 05:20:00 GMT EVs help Ghella reduce project impact <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/11335132/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Ghella is using EVs to reduce CO2 on water projects on opposite sides of the globe. Wed, 29 Nov 2023 11:41:00 GMT Skanska signs Norwegian highway contract Skanska, in joint venture with Syltern, has signed a contract to build the new E6 highway in Norway, including an 800m tunnel. Wed, 29 Nov 2023 11:40:41 GMT