Advertisement

Share

Follow

Donate

Westerschelde Tunnel

General Information

Beginning of works: 1996
Completion: 14 March 2003
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Immersed tube tunnel
Function / usage: Road tunnel
Construction method: Immersed tube method

Location

Location: , ,
, ,
Address: N62
Underneath of:
  • Westerschelde
Coordinates: 51° 22' 27.00" N    3° 47' 55.00" E
Show coordinates on a map

Technical Information

Dimensions

total length 2 × 6.6 km
interior tunnel diameter 10.10 m
depth max. 60.5 m

Quantities

concrete volume 197 000 m³
volume of extracted material 1 330 000 m³

Cost

cost of construction Euro 550 000 000

Materials

tunnel structure reinforced concrete

Chronology

14 March 2003

Opened to traffic.

Notes

Cross passages are spaced at 250 meter intervals.

Advertisement

Relevant Web Sites

There currently are no relevant websites listed.

Relevant Publications

  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20001778
  • Date created
    19/08/2001
  • Last Update
    19/07/2018