Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel Project & New Tunneling Techniques

Thursday, September 21, 2017
8:00 – 9:30 am



Session Information

Part I – General discussion of the delivery of the overall Project history, development, planning and procurement.
Part II – Design details, technical challenges and solutions for boring a tunnel under the Chesapeake Bay.
Part III – Information on TBM tunnel technology, risks, mitigation strategies, pros and cons, and the latest tunneling developments.

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