Turkey Unveiled The World's First Intercontinental Tunnel

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More than 150 years since it was first dreamed up by an Ottoman sultan, Turkey on October 29 unveiled the world's first sea tunnel linking two continents.

The tunnel, which has taken nine years to construct under the Bosporus straits, i...

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China Plans World's Longest Underwater Tunnel

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China will invest US$ 42 billion, to revive a long-stalled plan to build the world's longest undersea tunnel across the Bohai Strait linking the country's eastern and northeastern regions. Deep beneath the Bohai Sea, Chinese engineers may soon begin ...

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Norway To Build World's First Tunnel For Large Ships

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The Norwegian Government has revealed plans for the construction of the world's first ship tunnel through a mountain to help ships navigate a dangerous section of the country's south-western coast.

The government has agreed to provide U...

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China Builds World's Highest Highway Tunnel

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As reported news agency Xinhua, construction of a tunnel that will traverse Trola Mountain in southwestern Sichuan Province began on June 1. At an altitude of 4.24 to 4.38 kilometers, the Trola Mountain tunnel will be the world's highest on a highway...

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