The centrepiece of the 125 km long, double-track high-speed line between Graz and Klagenfurt is simultaneously the key project for the Baltic-Adriatic-Corridor. The Koralm Tunnel improves the traffic link between Graz and Klagenfurt.
The new hydroelectric power plant supplies sustainably produced electricity for approx.100,000 households without emitting pollutants in Tyrol and Engadin. Power house and power descent were built by Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau.
Due to an advantageous layout of tunnel portal and tunnel excavator is was possible to do without shunting bays and laborious shunting during the construction of the single-track railway tunnel.