Not displaying correctly? View in your browser
Click on the logos to visit the websites
BabEng Maidl keeping you informed
New Editorial Content
- USA CSO Program: St Louis network buildout
- USA CSO Program: Mill Creek TBM assembled
- Feedback: New projects for the decade wish list
- Procurement: BART extension industry forum
- Career Moves: Promotions at McMillen Jacobs
- JAN2020 FOCUS: Research & Development
Recent reporting
- Discussion Forum: Underground space wish list
- Discussion Forum: A forecast for the 2020s
Diary Dates
- Jan 28: George Fox Conference, New York, USA
- Feb 3-6, 2020: Microtunneling Short Course, USA
- WTC2020: Early bird registration extended
News from the world media services
Robot in R&D competition Robot in R&D competition
Join the Alert Forward to Colleagues
From the Editor's Desk - 16 Jan 2020
The outlook for the underground industry depends on advances and improvements that can only come from research and development. There are those making the investment, but the question is whether it is enough to craft the future as quickly as progress influences demand.

Send us your views

From us, to you, to them - Direct by Design
Alert Delist Advertising Information
Click on the logos to visit the websites
Sandvik Robbins
Datwyler Diary Dates
Royal IHC
Diary Dates
For advertising details
contact the Advertising Dept
Tel: +44 208 816 8677
Tel: +1 602 399 7184
Most recent reporting
- UK: Anglo American lifeline for Sirius potash mine
- Poland: Mined road link progress
- Discussion Forum: Underground space wish list
- Company News: Normet base in South America
- Procurement: Industry forum for BART extension
- Feedback: Adding major projects of the decade
- Discussion Forum: New Year, New Decade
- India: Rock TBM order for Mumbai water supply
- USA: SR99 court case verdict and appeal
- USA: Narragansett Bay Phase III shortlist
Research and Development
- Award-winning autonomous TBM operations
- Las Vegas people mover build begins
- Reflections on overheating metros
- Industry developments in Switzerland
- TBMs designed for excavations on the moon
- TBM remanufacturing to meet eco targets
- Sustainable lighting using luminescent material
- UK hyperloop viability challenge
- Cooling the Tube still on ice
- Putting clean air technology first
News Briefs
- TBM to bore cable tunnel below Stockholm
- West Gate delayed due to contamination
- Sydney Metro boring nears completion
- Qingdao completes subway sea crossing
- California moves forward with Delta plan
- Norway opens world-record subsea link
- Dubai Metro to use drones for inspection
- CREG compact TBM operational in China
- Atkins to work on Sweden’s West Coast Line
- TBM reaches halfway mark at Thames Tideway
VIDEO REPORTING: Vision and innovation

Tunnelling on the moon

WTC 2019 Keynote

Professor Priscilla Nelson

Hong Kong tunnel link

SR99 highway tunnel

California High Speed Rail Project

Delivery of California rail project

Professor Robert Mair interview