Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel Project & New Tunneling Techniques

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

    PDH

    1.5

    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.