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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 ...

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,  ...

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Nov 27, 2014 ... The Channel Tunnel or Euro Tunnel is one of the world's longest underground ... The Chunnel - World's Longest Underwater Tunnel - History ...

Seven Wonder of the Modern World: Channel Tunnel

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Twin rail lines plunge into the Channel Tunnel near Coquelles, France for their 31 ... to move people and goods across the 20 miles of water of the English Channel ... a similar project was already underway in the Alps. The Fréjus Rail Tunnel ...

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May 2, 2010 ... Information on the construction and creation of the EuroTunnel aka The Channel ... Why only Eurostar train is allowed to use this tunnel?

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.

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.

Channel Tunnel Facts - Geology Shop

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(Links to: Channel tunnel facts and brief history; Detailed geology on each side ... rail tunnel between England and France that runs beneath the English Channel. ... of this rail project, the fast rail link between the Channel Tunnel and London, ...

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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: 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 ...

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.