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  • 7 December 2011
    Project & Tenders

    Arrow Energy has awarded the tender for the concept design of the tunnel that will transport CSG from Gladstone to the Arrow LNG Plant on Curtis Island. The 6km tunnel will have a 4m internal diameter, and house high pressure gas pipeline and other utility services. The tunnel’s concept will be designed by the Brisbane office […]

  • 26 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The tendering process for the construction of the world’s longest tunnel across the Fehmarnbelt has now entered its next phase. The dialogue with the major tunnel contractors on the conditions for building the concrete tunnel itself began last year. Tendering for the tunnel’s extensive electrical and mechanical installations is now beginning. “It is very gratifying […]

  • 8 November 2013

    Only one kilometre remains before Santos GLNG’s tunnel boring machine (TBM) breaks through to the surface at Curtis Island, Gladstone. The tunnel being constructed underneath The Narrows reached a distance of 3.3 kilometres this week and is now boring upwards having passed the tunnel’s deepest point. Once the tunnel reaches its full length of 4.3 […]

  • 26 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    The tendering process for the construction of the world’s longest tunnel across the Fehmarnbelt has now entered its next phase. The dialogue with the major tunnel contractors on the conditions for building the concrete tunnel itself began last year. Tendering for the tunnel’s extensive electrical and mechanical installations is now beginning. The equipment and installations […]

  • 20 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    The only light at the end of the tunnel for large tankers seems to be scrapping.

  • 28 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The political parties behind the Fehmarnbelt Fixed Link project have decided to initiate a number of large construction activities in Rødbyhavn on Lolland, reports the Femern A/S According to the release, the contractor been requested to enter negotiations with the contractor consortia that will build the Fehmarnbelt tunnel, about launching a number of major construction activities […]

  • 22 February 2013
    Research & Development

    A transatlantic tunnel is a theoretical tunnel which would span the Atlantic Ocean between North America and Europe and would carry mass transit of some type—trains are envisioned in most proposals. Using advanced technologies, speeds of 500 to 8,000 kilometres per hour (310 to 5,000 mph) are envisaged. Plans for such a tunnel have not […]

  • 4 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Femern, a subsidiary of the Danish state-owned Sund & Bælt Holding, has today announced its intention to award a contract related to the construction of a tunnel connecting Denmark and Germany to the Fehmarn Belt Contractors consortium including Boskalis. Besides Boskalis, the consortium includes Hochtief AG, Ed Züblin AG and Van Oord. The total budget […]

  • 21 November 2017
    Research & Development, Technology

    Deutsche WindGuard Wind Tunnel Services has developed a special wind tunnel for LiDAR Calibration on behalf of the National Metrology Institute of Germany (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt – PTB).

  • 19 December 2014
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Ramboll has been selected as expert reviewer and geotechnical consultant on the North South Line, part of the Hong Kong metro. The metro will help to make life easier for more than 1 million people every day. Ramboll was selected by PY Pun-KD to provide geotechnical input for the underwater Cross Harbour Tunnel in Hong […]

  • 4 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Femern A/S, a subsidiary of the Danish state-owned Sund & Bælt Holding A/S, today announced its intention to award a substantial contract related to the construction of a tunnel connecting Denmark and Germany to the Fehmarn Belt Contractors consortium including Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. Besides Boskalis, the consortium includes Hochtief AG, Ed Züblin AG and […]

  • 21 November 2017
    Research & Development, Technology

    Deutsche WindGuard Wind Tunnel Services has developed a special wind tunnel for LiDAR Calibration on behalf of the National Metrology Institute of Germany (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt – PTB).

  • 7 October 2016
    Project & Tenders

    The Norwegian Public Roads Administration, Western Region, has announced a pre-qualification for the construction of E39 Rogfast subsea tunnel in the Norwegian Sea. The tunnel, with the length of approximately 25.5 km, starts in Harestad in Randaberg and ends at Arsvågen in Bokn. In addition to the main tunnel there will be an arm up […]

  • 18 September 2012
    Project & Tenders

    Thiess said has been awarded a $134 million contract by Saipem Australia Pty Ltd, the Australian company of the worldwide pipeline specialist Saipem, to construct a tunnel for the Santos GLNG Project in Gladstone. Thiess will construct a 4.3 kilometre tunnel under a section of water known as The Narrows to connect the mainland near […]

  • 22 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    SK Engineering and Construction (SK E&C) has opened an undersea tunnel connecting Europe and Asia. The Eurasia Tunnel is a 5.4 km long twin-deck submarine tunnel that connects Turkish Istanbul through the Bosphorus to the continental Asia. The opening ceremony, that took place in Istanbul, was attended by government officials including Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, […]

  • 15 April 2013

    Santos GLNG launched tunnelling works underneath the Narrows Crossing in Gladstone Harbour. This is a significant milestone for the multi-billion-dollar project as the tunnel will encase the gas transmission pipeline used to link the mainland to Curtis Island. Santos GLNG Pipeline Manager Greg Jones said the tunnel would allow connection of the 420km underground gas […]

  • 21 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Companies from Denmark, Germany and across Europe showed strong interest in the two new contracts for the Fehmarnbelt tunnel at the Industry Day hosted by Femern A/S. More than 400 participants representing more than 200 companies met together in Copenhagen on 21 January 2014 to learn more about the two upcoming tender packages from Femern […]

  • 23 May 2020
    Infrastructure

    Construction of the Fehmarnbelt immersed tunnel, connecting Denmark and Germany, is set to begin on January 01, 2021. The 18-meter long Fehmarnbelt link will connect Rødbyhavn on Lolland and the German island of Fehmarn. The Danish authorities have given the approval for the start of construction. The work on the German side is planned to begin […]

  • 18 February 2014

    Thiess has delivered a major milestone for Saipem Australia, principal contractor for the Santos GLNG Gas Transmission Pipeline Project by successfully tunnelling under “The Narrows” off Gladstone to connect Curtis Island with the mainland. The 4.3 kilometre under-sea tunnel has provided a conduit for installation of the pipeline without disturbing the marine environment. Tunnelling commenced […]

  • 13 December 2018

    The Court of Justice of the European Union cancelled the approval of the Fehmarn Belt’s financing model.

  • 5 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    The breakwater and the tunnel building contracts are to be executed in the UK and in Sweden. In the UK, Boskalis is to build a breakwater in Clacton-on-Sea for Tendring District Council over a distance of five kilometers between Clacton Pier and Holland Haven. The breakwater will consist of 23 stone groynes with sand fill […]

  • 5 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Inside Australia’s Snowy Mountain hydro scheme, leading underwater service provider, Hibbard Inshore, say they have broken the record for the longest tunnel inspection by a tethered vehicle using their newest long-range vehicle, the Saab Seaeye Sabertooth. Importantly, this meant there was no need to drain the tunnel system, which saved closing down several power stations. […]