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Channel Tunnel

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The Channel Tunnel is a 50.5-kilometre (31.4 mi) rail tunnel linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom, with Coquelles, ...

How the Channel Tunnel was Built - Eurotunnel Le Shuttle

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Interesting facts about the build and operation of Eurotunnel Le Shuttle. ... Channel Tunnel is one of the biggest engineering projects ever undertaken in the UK. .... 1994, The completed project was opened by Queen Elizabeth II and French ...

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

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A viable start to a fixed crossing that spans the English Channel was a dream until 1987, when Bechtel got involved. The privately financed project, which ...

The Channel Tunnel > ENGINEERING.com

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Oct 17, 2006 ... The construction of the Channel Tunnel and its railway system is one of the ... The Channel Tunnel, also called the Euro Tunnel or Chunnel, ...

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May 2, 2010 ... Information on the construction and creation of the EuroTunnel aka The ... The Chunnel - World's Longest Underwater Tunnel - History Channel ...

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

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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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May 4, 2013 ... This documentary explains the building of the tunnel boring machines along ... The Channel Tunnel Mega Construction ( An Engineering Feat) ...

Project Failure – Channel Tunnel | Strategic PPM

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Nov 16, 2010 ... The Channel Tunnel or Chunnel is a 31 mile tunnel running underneath the English Channel to carry Eurostar trains and freight trains between ...

English Channel tunnel opens - May 06, 1994 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, English Channel tunnel opens on May 06, 1994. ... Beaumont, who bore a tunnel more than a mile long before abandoning the project.

Channel Tunnel, Strait of Dover, English Channel - Railway ...

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The Channel Tunnel, or "Chunnel" as it is sometimes known, is a 50km-long ... Construction of a tunnel linking England and France was first proposed in 1802.

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The Channel Tunnel: 20 fascinating facts - Telegraph

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Dec 1, 2015 ... On the anniversary of the Channel Tunnel's breakthrough ceremony, here are a ... They didn't quite meet in the middle - the English side tunnelled farther ... The project cost £4.65 billion (equivalent to £12 billion today), 80 per ...

How the Channel Tunnel Was Built and Designed

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The Channel Tunnel, often called the Chunnel, is a railway tunnel that lies ... However, both governments realized that although the project would create much  ...

History - Eurotunnel

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Eurotunnel ... The channel tunnel; History ... The Eurotunnel Project ... a cross- Channel fixed link based on the principle of a bored two-level tunnel: the top one,  ...