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  1. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    MTR pile-driving 'may have hit 10th century relics'

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:00am by Ada Lee

    ... on the Sha Tin-Central line after thousands of artefacts- including an ancient well and parts of a building that may date back to the 10th century- were found in an area to be used as a tunnel shaft ... settlement would then be installed. Tunnelling could then continue, and the area could be preserved in situ if the station's design was adjusted, he said. While the discoveries had led ...

  2. News - World - SMUGGLING

    Smugglers' tunnel under US-Mexican border among the most sophisticated

    Posted Nov 02nd 2013, 03:50am by AP

    ... Associated Press in San Diego US-Mexico border tunnel highly sophisticated A tunnel used to smuggle drugs from Mexico the United States is equipped with lighting, ventilation ... to distribute. United States attorney Laura Duffy said they faced minimum prison sentences of 10 years if convicted. The tunnel, which zig-zags the length of nearly six football fields, links warehouses ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Tunnel worry puts brakes on Hong Kong's Formula E plans

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 04:24am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Motor racing chief and government work out ways to ensure city race will go ahead safely Tunnel worry puts brakes on Formula E plans The fate ... now. Everything is sorted, except for one small, 10-metre stretch which goes under a tunnel and which the FIA has raised concerns about due to safety issues," said Agag, CEO of the new ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Death every five minutes makes India's roads the world's deadliest

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 08:48pm by BLOOM

    ... Harsh Vardhan said. India's infrastructure increases the risks. A majority of the country's highways are two-lane roads and lack pedestrian bridges or tunnels, according to Dinesh ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    In Gaza, a war with no winners

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 12:39pm by Gwynne Dyer

    ... year's military coup against Mohammed Mursi's Muslim Brotherhood government, and closed the tunnels under the border through which the Gaza Strip received most of its imported goods. Those ...

  6. Magazines - Style - SPEND IT

    Build the ultimate play space for your children for HK$16 million

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 11:15pm by MICHELE KOH MOROLLO

    ... Parents looking for something extraordinary can consider including swings, tunnel slides and a sand pool inside their houses. "A tunnel slide that links the top floor to the ground floor [or] ...

  7. Penta-Ocean pioneers Asian marine and civil engineering

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 09:47am by Reports by Stacey Johnson, Christina Liedke and Jessica Ryan

    ... and road works and site formation for Sha Tin New Town Stage II and Lok Ma Chau Boundary Crossing expansion. Penta-Ocean is working on tunnels from Mai Po to Ngau Tam Mei for Express Rail Link ...

  8. Tunnel owner denies plans for toll rise

    Posted May 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jonathan Tam There are no plans for toll increases at the Eastern Harbour Tunnel and the Western Harbour Tunnel, a shareholder of the two privately owned tunnels said. Larry Yung Chi-kin, chairman of Citic Pacific, which owns the eastern tunnel and a 35 per cent stake in the western tunnel, said there was no rise on the company's agenda. Expensive tolls at the two harbour ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Robots deployed in fight against smuggling on US-Mexico border

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 04:37am by AP

    ... camera-equipped robots that let border agents remotely navigate the tunnels and storm drainage systems that smugglers use to sneak drugs, guns and people across the border. The agency is using the devices to keep agents out of harm's way as many tunnels can be poorly built and possibly collapse and lack proper ventilation. The 5.4kg robots also let agents navigate an underground labyrinth ...




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