Urban railway tunnel, Hamburg

A tunnel consisting of 2 tubes is to be bored to link Hamburg airport to the Hamburg railway network. For this project, MSD received an order for the production and installation of the entry shaft installations and all the technical equipment for transporting the spoil material and personnel.

In 2004, MSD delivered the following equipment for this 6.88 m diameter tunnel to our customer the Hamburg urban railway JV:

Equipment for the entry shaft installation

  • concrete casing pipe
  • starter gasket
  • shield cradle
  • rear stiffening structure
  • thrust ring

rolling stock with a track gauge of 750 mm and pneumatic brakes

  • 7 segment wagons
  • 3 platform wagons
  • 3 mortar carriers
  • 1 passenger car

In addition, in 2005 / 2006 we delivered steel segments for 4 window structures to the site.

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