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Tunnel boring machines manufacturer for major tunnel projects

NFM Technologies provides its customers with excavation machines of 4 to more than 15 m of diameter, suited to all type of geology, aknowledged for their reliability and robustness

Tunnel boring machine - Wikipedia

The first successful tunnelling shield was developed by Sir Marc Isambard Brunel to excavate the Thames Tunnel in 1825. However, this was only the invention of the shield concept and did not involve the construction of a complete tunnel boring machine, the digging still having to be accomplished by the then standard excavation methods.

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Antraquip roadheaders are powerful rock-cutting machines designed to excavate roadways and tunneling, including mining and railroad applications.

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TUNNEL BORING MACHINE (TBM) METHOD. There are two major shield methods around: earth pressure balanced (EPB) and slurry type shield machine.

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Tunnel image - High Speed 1 during construction, courtesy of LCR Crossrail Limited today announced its intention to award the major tunnel contracts for Europe's largest infrastructure project. Crossrail announces intention to award contracts for major new rail tunnels under central London ...

Tunnel - Wikipedia

A major tunnel project must start with a comprehensive investigation of ground conditions by collecting samples from boreholes and by other geophysical techniques. An informed choice can then be made of machinery and methods for excavation and ground support, which will reduce the risk of encountering unforeseen ground conditions.

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Trans-Planetary Subway Systems (Rand Corporation PDF)The first section of this page was written by Phil Schneider: Photo of United States Air Force tunnel boring machine at Little Skull

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Tunnels and underground excavations - Britannica.com

Tunnels and underground excavations: Tunnels and underground excavations, horizontal underground passageway produced by excavation or occasionally by nature's action in dissolving a soluble rock.

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Hard-Rock Tunnel Boring Machines - Tunnel Business Magazine

The "invention" of a machine capable of excavating large-diameter tunnels in hard rock was one of the greatest achievements in the history of tunneling.

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Guidelines for managing the health and safety risks associated with excavation work