INFRASTRUCTURE

Advance record at the Brenner Base rail tunnel

The miners in the Brenner Base Tunnel are pushing ahead rapidly with the major rail project. On Wednesday, March 31, 2021, they achieved a new record while excavating the main tubes in South Tyrol: 860m of tunnel bored and lined in one month.

 In March 2021, a Herrenknecht Double Shield TBM excavated a record 860m of tunnel at the Mauls 2-3 job site as part of the Brenner Base Tunnel project

In March 2021, a Herrenknecht Double Shield TBM excavated a record 860m of tunnel at the Mauls 2-3 job site as part of the Brenner Base Tunnel project

On the Italian construction lot Mauls 2-3 of the Brenner Base Tunnel, three Herrenknecht tunnel boring machines (TBMs) are boring from south to north. They are excavating the two main tubes as well as...

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