Europe


Tunnels Week on WCN: Nordic undersea rail tunnel one step closer?

12 Jul 2016 | Europe

Plans for a Helsinki–Tallinn undersea rail tunnel are a step closer to reality after Finnish and Estonian ministers signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) earlier this year.The MOU binds the two states to further investigate the viability and economic impact of the tunnel’s construction. ...

Solving the UK construction worker shortage

22 Jun 2016 | Europe

Waking up at 5.30am, spending two hours travelling to the construction site, starting work around 8am — regardless of the weather conditions — finishing the workday at 4pm and travelling back home for two hours, is the routine of construction worker Ben Grant.Grant lives in Bournemouth, but ...

Cranes at Bauma: Part 1

20 May 2016 | Europe

As always at Bauma, the skyline was filled with the latest crane models – here are some of the highlights.

Cranes at Bauma: Part 2

20 May 2016 | Europe

As always at Bauma, the skyline was filled with the latest crane models – here are some of the highlights.

Cranes at Bauma: Part 3

20 May 2016 | Europe

As always at Bauma, the skyline was filled with the latest crane models – here are some of the highlights.

Bauma 2016 in pictures

20 Apr 2016 | Europe

April saw trade show Bauma descend on Munich once again, and as ever the stats were mind-boggling. More than half a million visitors came from 200 different countries over the seven days, to do business with the more than 3,500 companies exhibiting their products and services. No official st ...

The Koralm connection

22 Jan 2016 | Europe

Involving tunnelling through 33km of mountain, the Koralm railway tunnel is set to become the longest entirely within Austrian territory.

Ceneri: A link in the chain

31 Dec 2015 | Europe

The Ceneri base tunnel is an integral part of the New Rail Link through the Alps. Sally Spencer reports.

Strait Talking

31 Dec 2015 | Asia, Europe, Middle East

When workers broke through the Eurasia Tunnel in August 2015, it marked not only the first time Europe and Asia were connected by a road tunnel, but also represented the crowning achievement for one of the world’s most challenging tunnelling projects.

Euro Vision

31 Dec 2015 | Europe

The number of projects and the technical capabilities used by the tunnelling market in Europe has strengthened and expanded over the past two decades. Keren Fallwell reports.


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