Tunnel at the north end of the Gotthard Base Tunnel

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Data updated to april 2021

San Gotthard, Swiss
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Webuild Group and its consortium partners have won a contract worth about 80 million euros to build a four-kilometre-long access tunnel at the north end of the Gotthard Base Tunnel in a project that will prepare for the expansion of the highway that runs through the tunnel, and contribute to the development of sustainable mobility at the heart of the Alps. With a joint 40% stake, Webuild and its Swiss subsidiary CSC impresa costruzioni sa is member of a consortium whose partners include Implenia with a 40% stake and Frutiger at 20%.

Commissioned by the Federal Roads Office, the project – Lot 243 of the N02 Second Gotthard Tunnel – foresees the construction of an access tunnel, early development of the area, the excavation of a logistical underground space for a cement plant, preliminary excavations for the second tunnel and other installations for the management of materials.