The Lærdal Tunnel (Norwegian: Lærdalstunnelen) is a 24.51-kilometre-long (15.23 mi) long road tunnel connecting Lærdal and Aurland in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway and located approximately 175–200 kilometres (109–124 mi) north-east of Bergen.
The Queensway Tunnel is a road tunnel under the River Mersey, in the north west of England, between Liverpool and Birkenhead.Locally, it is often referred to as the Birkenhead Tunnel or Old Tunnel, to distinguish it from the newer Kingsway Tunnel (1971), which serves Wallasey and the M53 motorway traffic.
Driving from Anchorage to Whittier to play in Prince William Sound? You’ll go through Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel—the longest (2.5 miles) highway tunnel in North America, and the first designed for -40 Fahrenheit temperatures and 150 mph winds!
The Israeli military has disabled a major tunnel dug by militants which reached into Israel from the Gaza Strip, officials say. Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said it was the longest and ...
The longest non-stop single track cable car is 5,801 m (19.032 ft) and was achieved by Ba Na Cable Car Service Joint Stock Company, Vietnam, in Ba Na Hills, Da Nang City, Vietnam, and was opened to the public on 29 March 2013.
Courtesy of christian111 via panoramio The world's longest tunnels are definitely not the place for a car to break down.. The longest tunnel, in Norway, spans over 15 miles, longer than the entire ...
One of the longest cross-border drugs-smuggling tunnels between Mexico and the US has been found by authorities in San Diego, American officials say. They say the 800m (874 yards) tunnel was used ...
Chinese engineers are testing techniques that could be used to build a 1,000km tunnel – the world’s longest – to carry water from Tibet to Xinjiang, experts involved in the project say.
The longest fingernails belonged to Lee Redmond (USA), who started to grow them in 1979 and carefully manicured them to reach a total length of 8.65 m (28 ft 4.5 in) as measured on the set of Lo show dei record in Madrid, Spain, on 23 February 2008.
Hoosac Tunnel: Abode of the Damned? An Exploration of the "Bloody Pit" Article & Pictures . Site Visit: October 14, 2002 by Daniel V. Boudillion & Andrew T. Bowers
KAMY series of Roadheaders offers the best cutting performance in a wide range of rock formations. Equipped with geometrically optimized transverse or longitudinal cutter heads, these flexible machines can be used to excavate subway tunnels, road tunnels, railway tunnels and water tunnels without using explosives.