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16Feb90 UK: BEN ROSKROW REPORTS ON NUTTALL'S EXTENSION OF THE DOCKLANDS LIGHT RAILWAY. (1 OF 2)

The completion of the main tunnels of the Bank extension of the Docklands Light Railway in the City of London is - if you'll pardon the pun - a major breakthrough on an otherwise troubled scheme. Last week it was announced that the 5m dia Herrenknecht tunnel boring machine being operated by contractor Edmund Nuttall had completed its second 1.3km long bore successfully at Bank station, 42m below ground level.While this is good news for all concerned with the scheme, it cannot hide ...

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