• Used Equipment Sales and Equipment Needed

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Equipment Sales
TBMs available for resale
15.08m Caltanissetta EPBM

15.08m EPBM, Italy

Paris Line 14 8.91m EPBM

14 8.91m EPBM, Paris

Riyadh Metro 10.16m EPBM

10.16m EPBM, Riyadh

Four Sydney Metro 6.99m double shield TBMs

6.99m shields, Sydney

As part of the takeover liquidation process, NFM Technologies has 15 buy-back TBMs available for resale. This is a remarkable opportunity to acquire machines in good condition for very attractive prices.
The machines offered for sale, and their current location, are:
  • A 15.08m diameter EPBM after a 7.8km drive in Porto Empedocle, Italy
  • A 6.6m diameter EPBM after a 1.6km drive in Montchanin, France
  • Four double shield TBMs of 6.99m diameter and after two 9km and two 6km drives for the Sydney underground railway in Australia
  • Two 6m EPBMs after a 2.9km drive each, now located in Le Creusot, France
  • A 8.91m EPBM after a 2.4km drive, now located in Le Creusot, France
  • Two 6.7m EPBMs after two 1.1km drives in Singapore
  • A 10.16m EPBM after a 6km drive, now located in Chalon-sur-SaĆ“ne, France
  • A 14.1m EPBM after a 5.2km drive, located now in Le Creusot, France, after deployment in Fos-sur-Mer, France, and in Hong-Kong
  • Two 6.66m slurry TBMs after two x 1.2km long drives each in Singapore
KPMG is appointed to assist the liquidator through the sale of these machines. For further information, please contact Ms Floraine Baritel at KPMG to request a copy of the information memorandum describing technical characteristics of each machine, the financial data, details of the previous projects, and spare part details, and to be granted login credentials to access the data room containing more than 5,000 documents and pictures. Detail documents are available in English, Chinese and French languages.
Any third-party is welcome to submit an offer regarding a machine or spare parts requisition. No deadline for submitting offers is set as yet. Each offer will be examined carefully when received and sales will be awarded when an offer meets the terms expected by the liquidator.
For further details please contact Ms Floraine Baritel at
Mega TBM success at Caltanissetta in Sicily - TunnelTalk, November 2017
Final breakthrough for Sydney rail mega-project - TunnelTalk, January 2016
Line 3 TBM drives complete for Riyadh Metro - TunnelTalk, February 2017


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