Scope of work
Conversion of the dead-end station at Zaventem Airport, Brussels, into a through station;
connection of the station to the new high-speed railway line from
Brussels to Antwerp by means of approx. 5,600 m of tunnel
Sand with beds of sandstone in the rock area
single-track railway tunnel
Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau AG
in a joint venture
October 2007 to February 2012
€ 333 million
4 km tunnel for a 48-inch gas pipeline between Rysum (D) near Emden and Midwolda (NL).
Biggest individual construction project within the scope of the traffic project Deutsche Einheit (German unity) 8.2 New section Erfurt – Leipzig/Halle.
The North-South link Antwerp is part of the Brussels-Amsterdam high-speed line. The project comprises the reconstruction of the existing accesses, the construction of a passage under the main station as well as the construction of two tunnel sections from „Astridplatz“ to „Damplatz“.