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Spanish tunnelling success for Herrenknecht

The two tunnel tubes for the Cabrera railway tunnel,near Valencia, have been completed by the 9.69 m-diameter Herrenknecht S-373 double shield boring machine.

It tunnelled up to 106 m a day during the construction of the 6,000 m-long excavations.