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Thursday, 19. May 2016

Breakthrough in the Giessbach safety tunnel

The breakthrough in the Giessbach tunnel safety gallery was finally accomplished after a delay of almost one year. After the TBM entered an area with...

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Friday, 22. April 2016

Breakthrough in the Visp valley tunnel

The breakthrough in Branch III of the Visp valley tunnel into the flyover tunnel was celebrated on 8th April 2016. The excavation work for the branch...

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Tuesday, 1. March 2016

Partial overhaul of the operating and safety equipment in the Simmenfluh tunnel

The National Road Maintenance Planning working group (or UPlaNS for short) is planning the redevelopment of the Rubigen – Thun – Spiez / Wimmis...

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Friday, 15. January 2016

Thermal portal in Göschenen

The Swiss Federal Roads Authority (FEDRO) has been operating a thermal portal since 2013 on the south side of the Gotthard Road Tunnel which enables...

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