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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

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, ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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.thoughtco.com/the-channel-tunnel-1779429

Feb 24, 2017 ... The proposal that was accepted was the plan for the Channel Tunnel, submitted by the Balfour Beatty Construction Company (this later became ...

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May 4, 2013 ... This documentary explains the building of the tunnel boring ... The Longest Underwater Tunnel, The Channel Tunnel- The Construction Details- ...

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.

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Nov 27, 2014 ... The Channel Tunnel or Euro Tunnel is one of the world's longest underground rail tunnels, and links England with France. Consisting of two rail ...