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News | August 08, 2017

Robbins Double Shield Takes on Nepal’s First TBM Project for Bheri Babai

Nepal will welcome its first TBM ever this summer, a 5.06 m (16.6 ft) diameter Double Shield machine for the Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project (BBDMP).  The Robbins TBM underwent its Factory Acceptance Testing in July 2017 and is currently being [...]

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Nepal will welcome its first TBM ever this summer, a 5.06 m (16.6 ft) diameter Double Shield machine for the Bheri Babai Diversion Multipurpose Project (BBDMP).  The Robbins TBM underwent its Factory Acceptance Testing in July 2017 and is currently being [...]

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News | July 10, 2017

Mexico City’s Record-Breaking Crossover TBM Makes Final Breakthrough

On June 8, 2017, a select group of project officials, including Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto, celebrated the final breakthrough of an epic tunneling project. The 8.7 m (28.5 ft) diameter Robbins Crossover TBM is the first such hybrid machine [...]

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On June 8, 2017, a select group of project officials, including Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto, celebrated the final breakthrough of an epic tunneling project. The 8.7 m (28.5 ft) diameter Robbins Crossover TBM is the first such hybrid machine [...]

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News | May 31, 2017

Robbins TBM “Rosie” is First Crossover TBM in the U.S.

A Robbins Crossover (XRE) TBM measuring 9.26 m (30.4 ft) in diameter underwent factory acceptance on May 30, 2017 for the Ohio Canal Interceptor Tunnel (OCIT) in Akron. The TBM, which includes features of both EPB and Hard Rock Single Shield TBM types, is [...]

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A Robbins Crossover (XRE) TBM measuring 9.26 m (30.4 ft) in diameter underwent factory acceptance on May 30, 2017 for the Ohio Canal Interceptor Tunnel (OCIT) in Akron. The TBM, which includes features of both EPB and Hard Rock Single Shield TBM types, is [...]

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News | May 26, 2017

Mega Slurry to Excavate Japan’s Hard Rock

The Robbins Company has recently been selected by the Obayashi-Taisei-Kosei JV to build a hard rock Slurry TBM for the Hiroshima Expressway Line 5. The machine is 13.67 meters in diameter and will be the first Slurry TBM of such large diameter to excavate [...]

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The Robbins Company has recently been selected by the Obayashi-Taisei-Kosei JV to build a hard rock Slurry TBM for the Hiroshima Expressway Line 5. The machine is 13.67 meters in diameter and will be the first Slurry TBM of such large diameter to excavate [...]

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News | May 17, 2017

Robbins Celebrates Tough Tunnels for Clean Energy

In April 2017, a ceremony was held to celebrate the commissioning of the Dariali Hydropower Project in the Republic of Georgia. Many attended the ceremony marking the first carbon-neutral hydropower project in the world, including Georgian Prime Minister, [...]

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In April 2017, a ceremony was held to celebrate the commissioning of the Dariali Hydropower Project in the Republic of Georgia. Many attended the ceremony marking the first carbon-neutral hydropower project in the world, including Georgian Prime Minister, [...]

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Sep. 2017 27

Complimentary Webinar: Reducing Risk—How to Manage the Unknown in TBM Tunneling

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Oct. 2017 3-5

ICUEE 2017Trade Show

Louisville, KY, USA

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Oct. 2017 30-1

Australasian Tunnelling Conference 2017Trade Show

Sydney, Australia

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Nov. 2017 13-15

AFTES 2017Trade Show

Paris, France

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