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Tunnel the length of three football pitches dug under Hammersmith

Tunnel the length of three football pitches dug under Hammersmith

A tunnel the length of three football pitches has been dug under Hammersmith to help tackle sewage pollution in the River Thames. The 300m-long connection tunnel between Hammersmith Pumping Station and the middle of the River Thames will eventually…
Super sewer machine starts work as first-of-its-kind tunnelling apprenticeships launched in UK

Super sewer machine starts work as first-of-its-kind tunnelling apprenticeships launched in UK

As the first machine digging London’s super sewer has started work, Tideway has announced twelve new apprenticeships are being offered to train the next generation of tunnellers. Tunnelling on the 25km Thames Tideway Tunnel began on November…