New News information at Tunnels & Tunnelling International New and updated information from News listed on http://www.tunnelsonline.info http://www.tunnelsonline.info/ en-us http://www.tunnelsonline.info/ New News information at Tunnels & Tunnelling International http://http//www.tunnelsonline.info/content/images/logo_big.gif Tunnelling restarts on St Louis’ Jefferson Barracks http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/tunnelling-restarts-on-st-louis-jefferson-barracks-9707578 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/tunnelling-restarts-on-st-louis-jefferson-barracks-9707578 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9707578/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A specialised Robbins 4.1m diameter main beam TBM has been launched in St Louis, Missouri, to bore Phase 2 of the Jefferson Barracks tunnel. Wed, 18 May 2022 08:46:55 GMT United Utilities Water starts pipeline tender process http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/united-utilities-water-starts-pipeline-tender-process-9700657 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/united-utilities-water-starts-pipeline-tender-process-9700657 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9700657/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The tender process for the Haweswater Aqueduct Resilience Programme (HARP) will get under way with a tender launch event in Manchester on June 8. Mon, 16 May 2022 09:27:38 GMT Blue Mountains to get Australia’s longest road tunnel http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/blue-mountains-to-get-australias-longest-road-tunnel-9700643 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/blue-mountains-to-get-australias-longest-road-tunnel-9700643 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9700643/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The New South Wales government has committed to building Australia’s longest road tunnel in the Blue Mountains. Mon, 16 May 2022 09:19:46 GMT HS2 achieves first diesel-free site http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/hs2-achieves-first-diesel-free-site-9697872 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/hs2-achieves-first-diesel-free-site-9697872 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9697872/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>HS2 has announced its first completely diesel-free site on the high-speed rail construction project. Fri, 13 May 2022 11:36:44 GMT Work begins on Fehmarnbelt tunnel entrance http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/work-begins-on-fehmarnbelt-tunnel-entrance-9693461 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/work-begins-on-fehmarnbelt-tunnel-entrance-9693461 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9693461/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Work has started on the Fehmarnbelt tunnel’s Danish portal building, where train and road traffic will descend and drive through the 18km-long tunnel to Germany. Thu, 12 May 2022 06:16:07 GMT Local refinement consultation begins for Lower Thames Crossing http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/local-refinement-consultation-begins-for-lower-thames-crossing-9693454 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/local-refinement-consultation-begins-for-lower-thames-crossing-9693454 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9693454/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>National Highways has released new images of the Lower Thames Crossing as a further consultation starts on proposed changes to the project. Thu, 12 May 2022 06:08:50 GMT Tunnel contract awarded for BART Silicon Valley extension http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/tunnel-contract-awarded-for-bart-silicon-valley-extension-9694007 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/tunnel-contract-awarded-for-bart-silicon-valley-extension-9694007 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9694007/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Kiewit Shea Traylor joint venture has won the tunnel and trackwork contract for BART Silicon Valley Phase II (BSVII). Thu, 12 May 2022 06:00:00 GMT WINNER OF BTS HARDING PRIZE 2022 ANNOUNCED http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/winner-of-bts-harding-prize-2022-announced-9690865 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/winner-of-bts-harding-prize-2022-announced-9690865 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9690865/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Chris Barrett, a 32-year-old civil engineer working with BAM Nuttall in London, has won the British Tunnelling Society’s Harding Prize 2022. The announcement was made at the BTS Annual Dinner on 6 May where Barrett received his award. Wed, 11 May 2022 12:36:00 GMT Pawtucket Tunnel TBM arrives in the US http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/pawtucket-tunnel-tbm-arrives-in-the-us-9690207 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/pawtucket-tunnel-tbm-arrives-in-the-us-9690207 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9690207/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The TBM for Rhode Island’s Pawtucket Tunnel Project has arrived in the US. Wed, 11 May 2022 09:05:00 GMT Tunnelling starts on Vienna’s new metro line http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/tunnelling-starts-on-viennas-new-metro-line-9686483 http://www.tunnelsonline.info/news/tunnelling-starts-on-viennas-new-metro-line-9686483 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/9686483/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Tunnelling has begun on the new U2 line on Vienna’s U-Bahn metro. Tue, 10 May 2022 09:06:00 GMT