Railway tunnel and tracks in Norway

The project Holm – Nykirke has a total length of 14.1 km of double railway tracks from Holm Sande to Nykirke crossing tracks in Re.

Out of these 14.1 km 12.3 km are in tunnel and new station in Holmestrand will be built inside the mountain. This project is the first section of Vestfoldbanen built for train speed of 250 km/h.

ÍAV’s part of the project is called UHN07 Snekkestad and it involves the construction of two kilometers long main tunnel (133 m²), 300 m of access tunnel (53 m²) and 400 m of escape tunnel (24 m²).

The contract will be performed by Marti IAV DA, a joint venture between Marti Contractors Ltd and ÍAV hf.

 

Customer

The Norwegian National Rail Administration

Project start Mai 2011
Project finish July 2014
Contractor Marti IAV da
Project supervision

The Norwegian National Rail Administration

 

 

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