The Boring Company says its “not a” Flamethrower

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...

Boring Company announces plans for ‘100 Layers’ of tunnels underneath Los Angeles

In a recent interview on the ‘Recode’ podcast, Boring Company CEO Elon Musk announces the Boring Company’s plans to create a 3D...

Elon Musk sells all 20,000 Boring Company flamethrowers, fast!

When selling 50,000 Boring Company hats isn't enough for Elon Musk, he needs to challenge the status quo and sell the next coolest gadget;...

The First Segment of a Micro-Tunnel in Albania is Completed

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) successfully completed the first segment of its micro-tunnel in the Skrapari mountainous region, near Tirana, the capital...

Nepal’s First Tunnel Boring Machine Makes Fantastic Progress

In international tunneling news, Nepal’s first ever tunnel boring machine (TBM, for short) is already raising eyebrows with the impressive amount of progress it...

The Boring Company Announces Plans for High Speed Dodger Stadium Loop

It’s been a busy week for the Boring Company, first announcing the opening of the Hawthorne tunnel site tours for LA County Students and also...

The Boring Company Hosts Kid (And K-9) Friendly Not-A-Flamethrower Pick-Up Party in DC

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...

The Boring Company Not-A-Flamethrower Pick-Up Party

What do you get when you host an event to distribute 1,000 of the 19,000 of your highly anticipated products and offer complementary Capri Sun's ,...

TutorPerini $410 Million Tunneling Contract for Extension of Los Angeles Purple Line

Woo! LA natives can rejoice knowing the metro is slowly but surely coming along, and their days of soul sucking traffic may be numbered....

The Boring Company Publishes Cool Concept Map of Potential LA Tunnels

Elon Musk is at it again with the Boring Company! They have released a map of what an LA tunnel system may look like...

VIDEOS

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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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The Robbins Company Focused Forward (video)

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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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...
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The Boring Company Tunnels (Video)

The Boring Company showcasing how future transportation will enact using tunnels and pods to effortlessly transport people and cars from city to city. Say "bye,...
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A Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) Breaking Through...

This video shows the break-through of a Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) for Tunnel "A" of the East Side Access project in Long Island City,...
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The Boring Company Video Game

Back on September 9th 2018, The Boring Company posted on its YouTube channel something rather interesting, a video of what appears to be a...

FACTS

Everything we know about the Boring Company’s...

Since its inception in 2016, the Boring Company has become one of the most well known tunneling companies in the world, largely thanks to...

Meet The Robbins Company, the most trusted...

In a previous article, we covered the 5 Different Types of Tunnel Boring Machines and they all had one thing in common, they were all manufactured...

You’ll never guess where longest road tunnel...

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

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....

Are Tunnels the Future of Public Transportation?

Lately, more and more news outlets and websites have been covering stories about how tunnels could play a significant role in the future of...

What went wrong During Seattle’s SR 99...

If you follow tunneling news at all, or live near Seattle, you likely have heard of the WSDOT’s (Washington State Dept. of Transportation) SR...

HYPERLOOP

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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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Watch the Hyperloop complete its first successful...

Check out this YouTube video posted by WIRED, showcasing as the Hyperloop successfully completes it test ride bringing it one step closer...
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700 mph from city to city in...

OK, so if you've been reading TI, you've likely came across more and more of our Hyperloop articles. With Elon Musk's ideas...
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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...

FUN

A TBM needs to bore a 500...

A tunnel boring machine can only move forward 8 times in increments of 4’s to successfully bore a 500-foot tunnel before the cutter-head needs...

Tunnel Crossing (riddle)

A family wants to get through a tunnel at night. Dad can make it in 1 minute, mom in 2 minutes, son in 4 minutes...

A TBM was built and certified for...

A tunnel boring machine was built and certified for tunneling service in 2007 and then in 2014, it was decertified for tunneling service because...

A Civil Engineer and a Doctor (Riddle)

Justin, a civil engineer and Mark, a doctor, are both in love with the same woman named Jessica. Both Justin and Mark know of each...