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2010-12-01 10:30:00

CANTON, Ohio, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- (NYSE: TKR): On Oct. 15, 2010, Switzerland's Gotthard base tunnel became a reality. At 2:17 p.m.

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2010-10-15 12:30:00

The world's longest tunnel was started on Friday using a giant drilling machine to help clear a path deep beneath the Swiss Alps.

2010-10-12 07:58:00

BERN, Switzerland, October 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The new Gotthard Base Tunnel - at 57 kilometres the longest railway tunnel in the world - will achieve breakthrough on October 15, 2010.


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