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A concrete tunnel ring segment is moved into place by TBM Sushila to create HS2's Northolt Tunnel. Credit_HS2
INFRASTRUCTURE

HS2's Northolt Tunnel under the capital is 50% complete

Half of the 8.4-mile twin-bored HS2 Northolt Tunnel underneath London has now been completed

19 July 2024

Fugro is using two vessels: one focused on seabed sampling and downhole in situ testing, and the other on advanced seabed CPT to survey the New York Bight for a potential offshore wind project. Credit: Fugro
SITE INVESTIGATION

Fugro continues work with Community Offshore Wind on the US East Coast

US geotechnical work follows a successful site characterisation programme completed by Fugro in 2023

19 July 2024

Geocontrole believes it has created the World’s first fully automated geotechnical rig, where the whole operation is executed without any contact with the drilling tools, including SPT and core sample removal. Credit Geocontrole
CORE SAMPLING

The World's first fully automated geotechnical drilling rig?

Fully automated geotechnical rig believed to be World's first launched by Geocontrole

19 July 2024

The Philippine Geothermal Production Company, Inc. has embarked on the exploration and development of new geothermal energy sources in various parts of Luzon. Credit: Philippine Geothermal Production Company, Inc.
GEOTHERMAL

Philippine Geothermal's ongoing exploration to boost power security

PGPC starts exploration and development of new geothermal energy sources in various parts of Luzon

18 July 2024

Sandvik's DTH battery-electric concept surface drill rig will be at MINExpo. Photo: Sandvik
MINING

Sandvik to showcase 'vision of the future' at MINExpo 2024

Sandvik's diesel-electric truck and battery-electric concept surface drill rig go to Las Vegas

18 July 2024

Barminco has finalised discussions regarding the existing five-year mining services contract for the Khoemacau copper mine in Botswana. Credit: MMG Ltd
MINING

Barminco's Khoemacau mining contract continuation

Barminco and MMG agree continuation of mining contract at Khoemacau copper mine in Botswana

18 July 2024

Rosond continues to champion youth development through its training initiatives. Credit: Rosond
MINING

Rosond develops young drilling industry professionals

UN's World Youth Skills Day acknowledged by Rosond as it promotes its youth training programme

17 July 2024

Piling work for a new footbridge and lifts at the relocated Hairmyres railway station as part of a wider Scottish government investment to decarbonise rail services. Credit: Network Rail
PILING

Electrification project lays firm foundations at new Hairmyres station

Scottish rail electrification project includes piling work for station improvements

17 July 2024

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