Our element of works include the construction of the North and South Portals for the launch of the tunnel boring machine (TBM) that will bore a 1.6km twin bore tunnel under Long Itchington Wood in Warwickshire before the route heads north and into Birmingham’s Curzon Street Station.
Our scope of works include the groundworks and RC works to both North & South portals to facilitate TBM reception into the D -Wall Box.
The Civils Work has been divided into the following two packages to facilitate the TBM drive
- Long Itchington Wood North Portal RC works for the TBM setup and drive.
- Long Itchington Green South Portal RC and Ground works to facilitate TBM reception into the D-Wall Box.