Web Results
Started: 1988
Completed: 1994
Details: 50.5-kilometre (31.4 mi) undersea rail tunnel linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France

Channel Tunnel - Wikipedia

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Channel_Tunnel

The Channel Tunnel is a 50.45-kilometre (31.35 mi) rail tunnel linking Folkestone , Kent, in the United Kingdom, with Coquelles, ...

How the Channel Tunnel was Built - Eurotunnel Le Shuttle

www.eurotunnel.com/uk/build/

Interesting facts about the build and operation of Eurotunnel Le Shuttle. ... Once a decision was made construction was able to begin in 1988, with the tunnel ...

Channel Tunnel, a Look at Who Built the Chunnel - Bechtel

www.bechtel.com/projects/channel-tunnel/

The Channel Tunnel runs some 32 miles (51 kilometers) from a terminal near ... and the Anglo-French consortium responsible for design and construction, ...

The Channel Tunnel: 20 fascinating facts - Telegraph

www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/france/articles/The-Channel-Tunnel-20-fascinating-facts/

Dec 1, 2015 ... On the anniversary of the Channel Tunnel's breakthrough ceremony, here are a ... At the height of construction, 13,000 people were employed.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Channel Tunnel Construction&v=BKVVPVwALbY
May 4, 2013 ... This documentary explains the building of the tunnel boring machines along ... The Channel Tunnel Mega Construction ( An Engineering Feat) ...

How the Channel Tunnel Was Built and Designed

history1900s.about.com/od/1990s/p/Channel-Tunnel.htm

The proposal that was accepted was the plan for the Channel Tunnel, submitted by the Balfour Beatty Construction Company (this later became Transmanche ...

The Channel Tunnel > ENGINEERING.com

www.engineering.com/Library/ArticlesPage/tabid/85/ArticleID/79/The-Channel-Tunnel.aspx

Oct 17, 2006 ... The construction of the Channel Tunnel and its railway system is one of the greatest technological and engineering feats of the 20th century.

BUILDING BIG: Databank: Channel Tunnel (Chunnel) - PBS

www.pbs.org/wgbh/buildingbig/wonder/structure/channel.html

Building Big Databank entry on Channel Tunnel (Chunnel) ... time it was being built, the Chunnel was the most expensive construction project ever conceived.

Channel Tunnel, England and France | Building the World

blogs.umb.edu/buildingtheworld/tunnels/channel-tunnel-england-and-france/

Mar 16, 1988 ... With the Channel Tunnel's opening in 1994, the environment of La .... If construction of the Channel Tunnel had begun in 1959 when Charles ...