Tunnel boring machines reach Airport Central Station
Media Statements | 21 May 2018

Tunnel boring machines reach Airport Central Station

The two tunnel boring machines for the Forrestfield-Airport Link have now reached Airport Central Station - about a quarter of the way into their 8km journey to Bayswater.

May 2018 update
News Articles | 11 May 2018

May 2018 update

In one of the project's biggest milestones to date, TBM Grace broke through into the underground station box at Airport Central Station on the evening of Tuesday May 8, 2018.

April 2018 update
News Articles | 19 April 2018

April 2018 update

TBM Grace resumed tunnelling this month and has now successfully installed 1034 rings. The restart follows the completion of a comprehensive review into tunnelling operations.

Tunnel Boring Machines fact sheet
Fact Sheets | 29 March 2018

Tunnel Boring Machines fact sheet

Tunnel boring machines (TBMs) are large machines that excavate below the ground surface, while simultaneously installing concrete lining units to build a tunnel.

Temporary suspension of tunnelling
Media Statements | 28 March 2018

Temporary suspension of tunnelling

On March 28 the second of the Forrestfield-Airport Link’s two tunnel-boring machines was temporarily halted.

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