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Friday, August 31, 2012
Articles on the Tunnel Boring Machine:
Sent to Carla Riggs:
Here is some of the massive destruction which
would happen at the beginning of the tunnel boring process.
Includes picture of tunnel boring machine and
Here is something those
in favor of the tunnel and those promoting this grand plan
might find interesting.
This is the boring
device the Chinese are using to dig a tunnel under the
Yangtze River which is roughly the same distance as the
proposed 710 tunnel.
(And, I have to note
the many infrastructure problems that have been occurring
throughout China over the past year or so ... highway
bridges collapsing and such, and of course, the disastrous
high speed rail crash last July. -- report from Audrey
And here's a
link to the article about this tunnel: