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Fatal collapse of metro heading in Foshan
Eight are confirmed dead and three are missing following catastrophic failure of a TBM metro tunnel heading in Foshan in south east China
http://www.tunneltalk.com/China-14Feb2018-Deadly-collapse-in-Foshan.php
Publication Date: Feb 2018 | Author: Shani Wallis, TunnelTalk
STUVA to convene in Stuttgart for 2O17
STUVA, the premium biennial conference in Germany, to convene in 2017 in Stuttgart
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Conferences-Oct2017-STUVA-2017-convenes-in-Stugartt.php
Publication Date: Oct 2017 | Author: TunnelTalk reporting
Ground freezing TBM drive collapse in Germany
Failure of a ground freezing operation is associated with collapse of a heading of the twin tube TBM rail tunnel in Rastatt, Germany, halting rail traffic on the main freight and passenger Rhine Valley rail lines between Karlsruhe and Basel in Switzerland above and demanded the filling of the new tunnel beneath with concrete to stabilise the situation and burying the TBM in the process and initiating an immediate investigation into the causes and the implications for insurance coverage and cost
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Germany-21Aug2017-Rastatt-TBM-rail-tunnel-collapse-brings-rail-traffic-to-a-halt.php
Publication Date: Aug 2017 | Author: Shani Wallis, TunnelTalk
Sinkhole disrupts routine in Fukuoka, Japan
A collapse that cause a 30m long section of a 30m wide five-lane street in Fukuoka city, Japan, is linked to excavation works for running tunnels to extend the city’s Nanakuma subway line
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Japan-09Nov2016-Sinkhole-collapse-in-Fukuoka-Japan.php
Publication Date: Nov 2016 | Author: TunnelTalk reporting
Underground contribution to Rio’s Olympic experience
As thousands of visitors descend on the city of Rio de Janiero for the Brazil Summer Olympic Games of 2016, it is the new underground Line 4 of the city’s metro system and a new twin-tube three-lane highway tunnel that will provide vital public infrastructure to ease transportation congestion for visitors and athletes alike between the city centre and the Olympic Village and venues on the west side of the Pedra Branca mountains
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Brazil-Olympics-04Aug2016-Underground-contribution-to-Olympic-Games-in-Rio-de-Janeiro.php
Publication Date: Aug 2016 | Author: TunnelTalk reporting
Mining resumes on Ottawa Confederation Line
Construction resumes by Rideau Transit Group on Ottawa Confederation Line following sinkhole disruption
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Canada-03Aug2016-Ottawa-Confederation-Line-resumes-construction.php
Publication Date: Aug 2016 | Author: Ottawa Transportation Services News Release
Bids in for PPP race
Collapse of tunnelling works beneath a main street of Ottawa city centre in Canada brought the mid-week morning traffic to a standstill when a large sinkhole swallowed the road deck and raised questions for the engineers about the design and progress of the underground excavations by the design-build contractor
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Australia-17Aug2016-Melbourne-Metro-tunnel construction-shortlist-announced.php
Publication Date: Jul 2016 | Author: Peter Kenyon, TunnelTalk
Three EOIs for Melbourne Metro mega-project
Collapse of tunnelling works beneath a main street of Ottawa city centre in Canada brought the mid-week morning traffic to a standstill when a large sinkhole swallowed the road deck and raised questions for the engineers about the design and progress of the underground excavations by the design-build contractor
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Australia-12Jul2016-Three-EOIs-for-Melbourne-Metro-Tunnels-and-Stations-package.php
Publication Date: Jul 2016 | Author: Peter Kenyon, TunnelTalk
First contract award for Melbourne Metro
Collapse of tunnelling works beneath a main street of Ottawa city centre in Canada brought the mid-week morning traffic to a standstill when a large sinkhole swallowed the road deck and raised questions for the engineers about the design and progress of the underground excavations by the design-build contractor
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Australia-22Jun2016-First-contract-award-for-9km-Melbourne-Metro.php
Publication Date: Jun 2016 | Author: Peter Kenyon, TunnelTalk
Face failure on Ottawa LRT excavation
Collapse of tunnelling works beneath a main street of Ottawa city centre in Canada brought the mid-week morning traffic to a standstill when a large sinkhole swallowed the road deck and raised questions for the engineers about the design and progress of the underground excavations by the design-build contractor
http://www.tunneltalk.com/Canada-14Jun2016-Sinkhole-disrupts-Ottawa-city-centre.php
Publication Date: Jun 2016 | Author: Shani Wallis, TunnelTalk