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HS2 Launches First Midlands Giant Tunnelling Machine
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HS2 Launches First Midlands Giant Tunnelling Machine

Yesterday HS2 launched its first tunnel boring machine (TBM) in the Midlands The 2,000 tonne TBM has started on its journey to dig a one-mile …

Tunnel progress as HS2 completes first mile under the Chilterns
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Tunnel progress as HS2 completes first mile under the Chilterns

HS2 was this week celebrating a literal milestone as ‘Florence’ – the first of ten Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) on Phase One completed her first …

HS2’s first giant tunnelling machines arrive in the UK
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HS2’s first giant tunnelling machines arrive in the UK

HS2’s first two giant Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) have arrived in the UK and will be ready to start work on the UK’s largest infrastructure project …