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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

Channel Tunnel - Wikipedia


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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 ...