UK team senses the future of tunnelling

Costain and the Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CCISC) at Cambridge University are working on a new initiative that could make creating a tunnel with concrete segmental linings more efficient.

Their work is being carried out for National Grid’s London Power Tunnels (LPT) project.

It involves carving out 32km of tunnels under the UK capital to help ensure Londoners keep on enjoying safe and reliable electricity supplies decades into the future.

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