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The Boring Company says its “not a”...

Remember when Elon Musk, the tech billionaire and chief executive of Tesla, Space X and the Boring Company, said he sold all 20,000 flamethrowers? We...

Solving the Los Angeles Traffic Problem

With the ever growing population in Los Angeles, California, one thing is for sure; LOTS MORE TRAFFIC! And with increased traffic comes lots of...

A Tunneling Marathon under London

Meet Crossrail's giant tunneling machines. Crossrail is a 73-mile (118km) railway line under development in London and the home counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and...
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Watch the Boring Company’s Tunnel Opening event...

December 18th, 2018 marks the date for a highly anticipated event put on by Elon Musk and the Boring Company to showcase...

The Boring Company Offers Hawthorne Tunnel Site...

Here’s some exciting news for students in Los Angeles - The Boring Company will be hosting student tours of the newly completed Hawthorne tunnel...

The Boring Company Hosts Kid (And K-9)...

The Boring Company is back with another one of its popular Not-A-Flamethrower pick-up parties, this time in Washington DC! The company decided to produce flamethrowers...
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Check out this YouTube video by B1M showcasing the Hyperloop which represents the greatest leap in transport infrastructure for generations.
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Ever wonder how tunnels are built so they don't collapse? The answers might surprise you. In this video you'll learn how intelligent, yet simple reinforcement prevents...
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The Robbins Company has been the foremost manufacturer of Tunnel Boring Machines and underground construction equipment for over 60 years. In this 6:51 YouTube video,...
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A closer look at the longest and deepest railway tunnel in the world, the Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT) through the Alps in Switzerland, beats...

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The Longest Railway Tunnel on Earth

Besides delicious chocolate, tall mountains with awesome skiing conditions and cool knifes, Switzerland is also known for having the longest railway tunnel in the...

5 Different Types of Tunnel Boring Machines...

Tunnel Boring Machines aren’t all the same, they have different designs meant to meet specific needs depending on the type of tunneling being done....

The covert history of the underground tunnels...

Downtown Los Angeles is well known for landmarks such as the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Bradbury building, the Staples Center and the Dodger...
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The Gotthard Base Tunnel is the longest,...

Siemens, a global company that offers a wide range of products and services that includes systems and services for power generation, transmission and distribution,...
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How the Metro Tunnel will free up...

Los Angeles isn't the only city that can benefit highly from an underground loop system that The Boring Company is spearheading, but looks like...
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Closer look at the longest and deepest...

A closer look at the longest and deepest railway tunnel in the world, the Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT) through the Alps in Switzerland, beats...

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Experience the Boring Company’s loop system (video)

You've probably heard all of the hype about Elon Musk's and Boring Company's loop system, now you can actually see it in...

A sneak peek at Canada’s Hyperloop system

You may have heard of Elon Musk's Hyperloop Pod Competition sponsored by SpaceX where a number of student and non-student teams from...
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Hyperloop system explained by the B1M (video)

Check out this YouTube video by B1M showcasing the Hyperloop which represents the greatest leap in transport infrastructure for generations.

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Is SkyWay the future of transportation?

If you've skied or snowboarded before or had to go up a mountain quickly, you either jumped on a ski lift or...

You’ll never guess where longest road tunnel in the world is located!

If you've been keeping up with Tunnel Insider, by now, you should already know what the longest rail tunnel in the world...

A sneak peek at Canada’s Hyperloop system

You may have heard of Elon Musk's Hyperloop Pod Competition sponsored by SpaceX where a number of student and non-student teams from...

A Hunter Digs a Tunnel (riddle)

A hunter digs a tunnel and crawls a mile south, turns and continues to dig a mile east, turns again and continues...

What is Microtunneling?

If you've been dabbling in the Tunneling world, we're certain you've come across the term "microtunneling". So, what exactly...

BMW fly’s through the air then slam into the top of a tunnel in Slovakia

A BMW driver was captured on camera in Slovakia getting some serious air in his X3. From the video above, it can...