The first two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) Daphne and Beatrice started carving out a section of the 24km Sydney Metro West line on 1 June.
West Gate Tunnel boring complete
A major milestone has been reached on the West Gate Tunnel project, with tunnel boring now complete on the two twin tunnels that will create a much-needed alternative to the congested West Gate Bridge.
Rob Carr takes lead on third leg of massive sewer upgrade
The third stage of Greater Wester Water’s $80 million four-stage CBD Sewer Augmentation project has kicked off in Melbourne. Read more
Pezzimenti Trenchless: meeting all microtunnelling challenges
Pezzimenti Trenchless is continuing to cement its legacy of expertise and excellence by completing works on the Highlander Branch Sewer project in Mickleham, Victoria.
Sewer outfall project tackled by veteran tunnelling team
Adept Civil and Pezzimenti Trenchless have teamed up to successfully deliver the Everley Estate Sunbury sewer outfall project in Victoria.
Ballarat boring for lake light project
Tunnel boring around Lake Wendouree in February will allow for the installation of electrical conduits in Ballarat, Victoria.
Goulburn gets water main upgrade
The Goulburn Mulwaree Council completed a main upgrade earlier in February, following the construction of a water main beneath Bradley Street late 2022.
DJ MacCormick Contractors completes seven drives on Iron Bridge Project
DJ MacCormick Contractors has completed the twin crossings of Humes 1000 mm reinforced concrete jacking pipe in Port Hedland, Western Australia.
Rob Carr takes delivery of new microtunnelling machines
Rob Carr has received its latest microtunnelling machine and is wasting no time in putting it to work.
Vida reaches three-quarter mark for the West Gate tunnel
Tunnel boring machine Vida has broken the 2000 metre mark for the inbound tunnel on the West Gate Tunnel project.
WATCH: M Tucker makes recycled concrete from no-dig waste
M Tucker and Sons has started manufacturing recycled concrete blocks using waste from no-dig operations and civil construction projects.
WATCH: Interflow completes upgrade beneath Chapel Street
Interflow has completed replacing 560 m of water pipe as part of upgrading water infrastructure along Chapel Street.
View the latest trenchless technology tenders
Trenchless Australasia has teamed up with Australian Tenders to bring readers the latest trenchless tenders.
North East Link program digs in to the new year
The North East Link Program (NELP) has started the new year by commencing construction on the project’s launch box in Watsonia.
Rob Carr invaluable on South Melbourne sewer project
Microtunnelling contractor Rob Carr is the tunneller of choice in the Fulton Hogan Delplant Beca joint venture’s (FHDB) sewer works beneath the streets of South Melbourne on behalf of South East Water.
Watercare tunnelling underway for 2023
Watercare tunnelling projects are already well underway for 2023 in Auckland, with progress being made in Warkworth, and the Central Interceptor project.
Conservation and expansion hand-in-hand in Victoria
As regional utilities make moves to fortify and expand their networks around the state, trenchless operators are overcoming challenging geology and preserving environments with expertise.
M Tucker & Sons turns worksite waste into valuable resource
Civil and trenchless drainage specialist M Tucker & Sons is expanding its services it can offer customers and tackling no-dig waste at the same time.
Long-distance microtunnelling projects exemplified in New Zealand
New Zealand is responding to projected population growth and upgrading ageing wastewater pipes in the country’s major trenchless works for the last year.
Central Interceptor hits pre-Christmas milestone
Watercare’s tunnel boring machine for the Central Interceptor project in New Zealand has completed its undersea crossing of Manukau Harbour.
McConnell Dowell going above and beyond
Building off the company’s 60-year experience in remote resources and energy projects to city-shaping infrastructure, McConnell Dowell has built thousands of quality assets and facilities for customers and communities.
City Rail Link delivering on Auckland’s public transport needs
The largest transport infrastructure project in New Zealand’s history, the City Rail Link project is doubling the capacity of Auckland’s rail network.
OptionX Group has trenchless technology sorted
OptionX Group has formed and is ready to service all areas of the drilling and tunnelling industry.
Rob Carr takes home CCF National Award
Rob Carr has taken home the 2022 national award for civil construction at the National CCF awards in Canberra.
Trans-Tasman collaboration breeds success for trenchless JV
The partnership of two Soletanche Bachy Group companies, Rob Carr and March Construction, is providing unmatched experience and capability in civil and trenchless construction in New Zealand.
Around the world, kwik-ZIP are the spacers of choice
Used and recommended by pipeline and civil contractors around the world, kwik-ZIP centraliser and spacer systems are solving production casing centralisation challenges across New Zealand.