Aurora tunnel boring machine

FS begins excavation of the Naples-Bari line’s Grottaminarda tunnel

Aurora tunnel boring machine FS

Another step in the construction of a railway line that will connect Bari in two hours from Naples and three from Rome is underway: the excavation of a new tunnel at Grottaminarda in the province of Avellino, on the Apice-Hirpinia key section of the new high-speed Naples-Bari line, began on 8 August 2023. This 628 million euro project is part of the Scandinavian-Mediterranean Railway Corridor of the European TEN-T network.

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Author: Emma Dailey

Emma Dailey is an editor at RailTech.com and RailTech.be.

1 comment op “FS begins excavation of the Naples-Bari line’s Grottaminarda tunnel”

Philippe Jamel|16.10.23|15:45

they can use it to mitigate eruption of vesuve : a
punto di debolezza in volcano can get a tunnel in the opposite direction of town

in order to be able to evacuate population, save
bridges, roads , houses , animals, humens …

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