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The feasibility study of the road tunnel between Thimphu to Wangdue was completed by Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI) Norway in collaboration with the Department of Geology and Mines in Bhutan in 2014.
The Rhondda Tunnel Society, which is campaigning to have the historic Victorian tunnel reopened as a walking and cycle route, is to receive the grant of more than PS90,000 from the Pen y Cymoedd Wind Farm Community Fund to pay for a detailed examination of the abandoned 3,443-yard (3,148m) tunnel.
A second tunnel that extended around half a mile into South Korea was discovered in 1975.
IT turns out there are actually a few reasons why you've got to drive more slowly through the Birkenhead tunnel.
In which country is the world's second-longest train tunnel located?
A spokesman of the agriculture department said here Sunday that out of season vegetables were being cultivated in three kinds of tunnels including walk-in tunnel, low tunnel and high tunnel.
The Rhondda Tunnel Society, which wants the tunnel to reopen as a cycle and pedestrian route, has undertaken a topography survey to determine the land required to be dug out at the entrance to the tunnel at the top of the village of Blaencwm in the Rhondda.
IFor decades the tunnel - between Jarrow and Howdon - has served Tyneside folk wanting to cross to the other side of the river.
The Consultant(s) shall perform an initial Tunnel Inspection and condition assessment of the Queens Midtown Tunnel (QMT) and Hugh L.
Previously, FHWA provided guidance on inspections but had no means by which to require tunnel owners, such as State departments of transportation or other transportation agencies, to inspect tunnels.
National Highway Authority (NHA) assured the participants of the meeting that the tunnel will be open for general traffic for two days in a week, said a press release issued here by Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA).
The tunnel measures approximately 4,200 ft long and 120 ft below the surface at its deepest point.
96- km- long tunnel is likely to be thrown open this month.
The simple answer to whether a high tunnel can pay for itself is that, in many environments, it may take up to three years--or it might take one day.
The contractor repairing the tunnel can begin the closures any time after April 1, said Rick Little, a spokesman for the state Department of Transportation.