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December 01, 2016

National Tunnelling Day 2016

On Thursday, 1st December 2016, the UK’s second National Tunnelling Day takes place. At Dr. Sauer & Partners, we celebrate our involvement in the many successful UK tunnelling projects planned, currently underway, as well as those that have been completed and are in full operation.

November 17, 2016

Concept Design for Holborn Station - Update

As part of the design team selected by Transport for London to progress the design for the Holborn Station Capacity Upgrade, Dr. Sauer & Partners completed the Feasibility and Pre-Concept Study in early 2015.

October 27, 2016

The Latest from the Bank Station Capacity Upgrade Project

The compliance stage design of the Sprayed Concrete Lined (SCL) tunnelling for Bank Station Capacity Upgrade is now complete and has been accepted by London Underground.

October 19, 2016

Chinatown Station Tunnelling Works in San Francisco

Construction works for San Francisco’s Central Subway Project to create a modern light rail line has been under way since 2013. Dr. Sauer & Partners forms part of the SEM (Sequential Excavation Method) construction works for the Chinatown station which started in May this year.

October 03, 2016

Dr. Sauer & Partners at BTS Conference 2016

On Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th October, Dr Sauer & Partners will be exhibiting at the British Tunnelling Society’s Annual Conference which takes place at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster.

September 29, 2016

Dr. Sauer & Partners at European Tunnel Seminar #11

On Monday night, Dr Sauer & Partners hosted a river cruise dinner as part of the European Tunnel Seminar (ETS #11) managed and coordinated by David R. Klug & Associates.

August 15, 2016

Dr. Sauer & Partners Shortlisted for New Civil Engineer Tunnelling Awards 2016!

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted as finalists for three categories of the New Civil Engineer Tunnelling Awards 2016! We have made it onto the shortlist for the following categories for our work on projects in central London:

August 01, 2016

Dr. Sauer & Partners Supports Masters Thesis

Since 21st March 2016, Dr. Sauer & Partners has been supporting a Masters Thesis in coordination with the Technical University of Graz. The topic of the thesis is “Trigger Values in Sprayed Concrete Lined (SCL) Shallow Tunnels” and is prepared by Thomas Meixner.

July 18, 2016

Efficient and Safe SCL Openings

Exploiting the residual flexural strength of the steel fibre reinforced (SFR) sprayed concrete is key to designing thinner, efficient, easier to build and safe tunnel linings without further reinforcement requirements. Dr.

July 04, 2016

Dr. Sauer & Partners WINNERS at Ground Engineering Awards 2016!

We are very pleased to announce that Dr Sauer & Partners has been named as winners of the Technical Excellence category at the 2016 Ground Engineering Awards for our use of a 3D geological risk management approach at Farringdon Crossrail Station, along with B