Austria & Italy: Brenner Base Tunnel Project

Austria has Released a tender for Austria & Italy: Brenner Base Tunnel Project in Infrastructure - Tunnels. The tender was released on Jun 16, 2010. The GT reference number for the notice is 6383466. The scope of work comes under

Country - Austria

Summary - Austria & Italy: Brenner Base Tunnel Project

Deadline - Dec 31, 2025

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  Organization Details:

  Address - Austria

  Contact details - 565656565

  Tender notice no. - 76454545

  GT Ref Id - 6383466

  Document Type - Tender Notices

  Notice Details:

  Description - The Brenner Base Tunnel is a planned 56-kilometre (35 mi) long railway tunnel through the base of the Brenner massif. It will run from Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof in Austria to Franzensfeste (Fortezza) in Italy. The Brenner Pass, in the Alps at the bor  der between Austria and Italy, is one of the most important traffic connections between northern and southern Europe, and the motorway going over it is infamous for its frequent traffic jams. Also, pollution from this traffic is a major concern and political issue not only in the adjacent Inn valley, but also for European Union politics. The hope is to relieve this situation by greatly improving the railway connection between North Tyrol and South Tyrol with the new tunnel, which will allow trains to cross the Alps much faster. Currently, speeds in the Brenner region barely exceed 70 km/h (43 mph) due to the steepness of the existing tracks, which cross the pass at a rather high elevation. The project is funded by Austria and Italy, and a contribution by the European Union. Due to the magnitude of the project (it will be the worlds second longest tunnel, after the Gotthard Base Tunnel), the funding promised so far will not suffice for the estimated costs. Austria and Italy are pr

Gt Ref Id - 6383466

Type of Tender - Not Specified

Tender Notice No. - Not Provided

Deadline - Dec 31, 2025

Document Type - Tender Notices

Updates - N.A

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