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<br /> Journal<br /> APRIL 2018<br /> ISSUE NO 25<br /> ATS<br /> REGIONAL TUNNELLING NEWS,<br /> DIX AND TAYLOR INTERVIEWS, PLUS<br /> WESTCONNEX AND CRL IN FOCUS<br /> Conquering<br /> Connecting Norway by rail: 5 Herrenknecht<br /> Hard Rock TBMs are on the move for 45 km<br /> of new first-class rail tubes at the New<br /> Ulrikentunnel and Follo Line projects.<br /> Hard Rock<br /> Massive geologies call for experi-<br /> enced partners. Herrenknecht<br /> is making headway through hard<br /> rock – for over 822 km.<br /> Contractors:<br /> Follo Line: Acciona Infraestructuras and Ghella ANS<br /> Ulrikentunnel: Skanska Strabag Ulriken ANS<br /> Toughest<br /> Biting its way through the Scandinavian stone,<br /> the TBMs are facing the absolute hardness test<br /> when dealing with up to 350 MPa rock strengths.<br /> Equipped with excavation tools for such a<br /> demandi<a title="ATS April 2018 page 1" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=1"> Journal APRIL</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 2" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=2"> Conquering Connecting Norway by rail: 5 Herrenkn</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 3" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=3"> Contentsapril 08 07 PRESIDENT AND </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 4" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=4"> PLATINUM SPONSORS John Holland Pty Ltd Contact: </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 5" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=5"> GOLD SUPPORTING MEMBERS McMillen Jacobs Associa</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 6" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=6"> ADVANCING YOUR PERFORMANCE Mining Equipment has </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 7" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=7"> Cover photo: View out of the Forrestfield-Airport </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 8" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=8"> Boring Suspended For Grace On Perth's Forrestfield</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 9" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=9"> NorthConnex progress The</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 10" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=10"> Beaches Link Tunnel North Sydney Council is fig</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 11" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=11"> </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 12" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=12"> Westgate Tunnel, Melbourne Transurban and the St</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 13" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=13"> WA State Government considers tunnel for Ellenbro</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 14" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=14"> Auckland Announces Central Interceptor Contractor</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 15" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=15"> Delivering Solutions with Integrity, Reliability </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 16" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=16"> City Rail Link The City Rail Link project consist</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 17" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=17"> Chennai Metro Breakthrough On Tuesday, October </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 18" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=18"> Zojila tunnel project NHIDCL and IL&FS transpor</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 19" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=19"> China mines coal under railway tunnel A company </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 20" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=20"> Wyong Coal Approved A highly contentious underg</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 21" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=21"> Capricorn Copper Mine, Queensland The Capricorn </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 22" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=22"> BHP to diversify Olympic Dam workforce for mine e</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 23" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=23"> www.acwhalan.com.au Specialist Pipe Sy</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 24" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=24"> 50 years later - former residents recall harsh co</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 25" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=25"> Jim Marett, “My Life as a Tunnel Rat” “Most of u</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 26" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=26"> chopper it eased off the ground in what was to be</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 27" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=27"> OUR CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS BUILD VALUE </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 28" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=28"> 15 minutes with Ed Taylor 1 Name/position/brief</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 29" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=29"> 9 What significant changes do you expect </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 30" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=30"> Tunnelling Journal Editor Tris Thomas met up with</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 31" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=31"> there was a need for a fast track secret investig</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 32" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=32"> Dix is clear on one point. “Something that I</a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 33" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=33"> UNDERGROUND SOLUTIONS Tunnelling by </a> <a title="ATS April 2018 page 34" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ad73e9fc?page=34"> T. 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