two tunnel portals at Erstfeld/Rynächt and Pollegio. On the following weekend of June 4 and 5, 2016, there will be a big public festival on four Festivities Sites around Erstfeld/Rynächt and Pollegio/Biasca [...] trips, many further attractions await the visitors. The SFR maintenance and intervention centres at Erstfeld and Biasca open their doors. In the "Future Mobility" pavilions there will be self-driving vehicles [...] Artistic Director Volker Hesse and his ensemble gave a foretaste of the artistic dramatisation that is planned for the opening festivities. A total of around 600 artists will perform. The dramatisation takes
proceed as planned, the main breakthrough on the Gotthard Base Tunnel will take place in the first half of 2011. Commercial operation of the Gotthard Base Tunnel with scheduled train services is planned to start [...] total of 153.5 km of tunnels, galleries and passages, 118.4 km, or 77 %, had been excavated. At Erstfeld, both tunnel boring machines are advancing very well at 14 - 17 m per day. At Amsteg, concreting [...] the end of 2008. At Sedrun, driving in the west tunnel towards the south is progressing according to plan. Driving in the east tunnel is taking place in a geologically difficult zone which, at more than 100
horizontal und 1 cm vertikal. Der Vortrieb in den Hauptröhren erfolgte zu 80 % über Tunnelbohrmaschinen, 20 % erfolgten über konventionellen Sprengvortrieb. Insgesamt wurden 28,2 Millionen Tonnen Ausbruchmaterial [...] über die Schiene eingebracht. Die logistische Basis bildeten die Bahntechnikinstallationsplätze in Erstfeld-Rynächt und Biasca. Eine grosse Herausforderung beim Einbau der Bahntechnik ist die Komplexität: [...] tunnels and shafts, the total length of the tunnel system is over 152 km. It links the north portal at Erstfeld with the south portal at Bodio. With a rock overburden of up to 2 300 metres, the Gotthard Base
created. Before construction work can begin, the land must be rezoned. "If everything goes according to plan, the land will be purchased in 2016 and we can then start on a first construction phase", explained [...] the traffic roundabout as well as demolition of the approach bridge to the motorway junction at Erstfeld, as Adrian Wildbolz, Head of Section North, AlpTransit Gotthard Ltd, described. "AlpTransit Gotthard [...] between Pollegio and Loderio in the Blenio Valley, compressed air will be stored to generate energy. Planning permission for a pilot system has been granted. Projects to use warm water from the Gotthard Base
particular satisfaction that the NRLA supervisory delegation, NAD, judged the award procedure for Erstfeld to be correct, and that the work contract was signed this week. Renzo Simoni, who takes up his [...] Zbinden, impressions of the first breakthrough in the Gotthard Base Tunnel, and a short film about planning the flat rail route. The DVD can be ordered on the Internet at www.alptransit.ch. It is also available
Officer of AlpTransit Gotthard Ltd, at the book's launch on December 2, 2010, in the InfoCenter at Erstfeld. Topics include defining the route of the new Gotthard line, surveying, driving, the concrete-shell [...] Future Begins", which was published by Werd in 2002. Completion of the series with a third volume is planned for after the Gotthard Base Tunnel is opened. This will focus on the installation of the railway
combined. Opening of the Gotthard Base Tunnel, which runs from Erstfeld in the canton of Uri to Bodio in the canton of Ticino, is planned to take place in 2017. The Lötschberg Base Tunnel has been in operation
Installation of the railway infrastructure systems also from the north portal will begin in 2011. The Erstfeld-Amsteg-Sedrun East section will be the first to receive the railway infrastructure systems. For [...] safety, railway and tunnel control systems, telecommunications, electric power supply, logistics, planning and execution.