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Germany approves Fehmarnbelt fixed link
Germany finally approves plans to construct the immersed tube highway and railway fixed link with Denmark but prepares for appeals against project
Publication Date: Feb 2019 | Author: Femern A/S News Release
Fehmarn plans as German approval nears
Fehmarn planning advances as German approval nears
Publication Date: Jan 2019 | Author: Patrick Reynolds for TunnelTalk
Fire protection for Hong Kong-Macao sea link
Promat developed the structural fire protection system for the HZMT, which consisted of 290,000m2 of PROMATECT®-H boards and 8,000 tubes of 600ml PROMASEAL®-A acrylic sealant along with a substantial amount of PROMASEAL® FyreStrip to seal movement joints
Publication Date: Jan 2019 | Author: Rick Fox, Asia Pacific Regional Tunnel Manager, Promat
China manufacturing on show
Among the 3,350 exhibitors at the bauma China construction equipment trade show in Shanghai in late 2018, 73% were Chinese, emphasizing the growth in the made-in-China brand and the strategies the nation has in exporting its manufacturing capacity internationally
Publication Date: Dec 2018 | Author: TunnelTalk reporting
Winners of the 2018 ITA Awards
Winners of the ITA Tunnelling Awards were announced at a gala banquet in Nanjing, Chuzhou, China, with the immersed tube of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao project taking the top honour and Dr Evert Hoek presented with the Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award
Publication Date: Nov 2018 | Author: Shani Wallis, TunnelTalk
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao sea link
The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao sea link highway project is a design-build project featuring a 6.7km-long subsea immersed tube tunnel between two man-made islands that link the six-lane highway to landfall bridges at either side
Publication Date: Oct 2018 | Author: Lin Ming, Project Director; Lin Wei and Liu Xiaodong, Project Designers; Yin Haiqing, Lu Yongchang, Liang Heng, Gao Jibin, Construction Managers of the design-build China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) JV for construction of the artificial islands and immersed tube tunnel
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao highway sea link immersed tube construction
After nine years in construction, the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao fixed sea link highway and its 6.7km long immersed tube tunnel under the shipping channels of the Pearl River estuary is opened on 23 October 2018 by President Xi Jinping of China
Publication Date: Oct 2018 | Author: TunnelTalk reporting
Final element ready to complete Marieholm link
The last of three elements for the Marieholm immersed tube is ready for placing to create the highway link under the Gota River
Publication Date: Sep 2018 | Author: Patrick Reynolds for TunnelTalk
Excellence in the 2018 ITA Awards shortlist
Finalists announced for the 2018 ITA Awards to be presented in November in Chuzou, China
Publication Date: Aug 2018 | Author: TunnelTalk reporting
TBM confirmed for Hampton Roads undersea link
A TBM operation is selected over the immersed tube alternative for providing the parallel tube to upgrade capacity and eliminate the current single tube bottleneck for the undersea section of the Hampton Roads bridge-tunnel link across Chesapeake Bay
Publication Date: Aug 2018 | Author: TunnelTalk reporting