THE LONGEST ROAD TUNNEL

METHODS AND MACHINERY IN USE IN THE DRILLING OF THE ST. GOTHARD TRANS-ALPINE ROAD TUNNEL, FROM GOSCHENEN IN SWITZERLAND TO AIROLE IN ITALY, ARE BRIEFLY DESCRIBED. THE 16.3 KM TUNNEL, DUE TO OPEN BETWEEN 1978 AND 1979, WILL BE THE LONGEST IN EUROPE. /TRRL/

  • Publication Date: 1971

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 1004-8
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00237007
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 29 1973 12:00AM