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    The program is falling into place

    May 15, 2017
    WTC Morning run “Healthy soul in a healthy body” is a Norwegian saying. With this in mind, we would like to invite you to the morning run. Monday at 6.30AM and/or Wednesday at 7.00AM you will find tunnelling colleagues that likes to move the body a bit before a whole day at the congress. The

    Are you confused?

    May 15, 2017
    A new world of abbreviations? ITA, WTC, ITACET – many letters, but what is hidden behind all these letters. We will try to explain: WTC: World Tunnelling Congress NFF : Norsk forening for fjellsprengningsteknikk (In English The Norwegian Tunnelling Society) ITA: International Tunnelling and

    A Royal Opening of WTC 2017

    May 3, 2017
    A Royal Opening of WTC 2017 It is with great honor and pride, we can announce that His Royal Highness Crown Prince of Norway will open the World Tunneling Congress 2017 Monday the 12th of June. The Crown Prince graduated from the Royal Norwegian Naval Academy in Bergen in 1995. In autumn 1996 he

    A multi talent will lead us through the opening session

    April 18, 2017
    A multi talent will lead us through the opening session Arne Hjeltnes is a man with many talents. With an economical background from The BI Norwegian Business School and Cambridge, most Norwegians know him as a humorist, poet, programme leader both in radio and television, and a writer. His love

    Our trips and tours are almost sold out

    April 10, 2017
    Our trips and tours are almost sold out In connection to the WTC 2017 we are offering a set of trips and tours that includes a visit to many interesting projects. They are very popular, and we have to remind you about the principle; first come first

    Meet our platinum sponsor: Mapei

    February 24, 2017
    About Mapei Founded in 1937 in Milan, Mapei is today one of the most important producers of adhesives and complementary products for laying all types of floor and wall and coating materials, and is also specialised in other chemical products used in the building industry, such as waterproofing

    Meet our platinum sponsor: Normet

    February 23, 2017
    About Normet Normet is a fast growing and innovative technology company with a passion to offer continuous improvement to underground construction and mining processes for increased safety, productivity and profitability.  Normet has a broad underground offering: Equipment for concrete spraying
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    Tunnelling activity in Norway

    February 23, 2017
    Traditionally Norway has a high activity in the excavations of tunnels and caverns. This year is no exception. Many projects are ongoing and many will follow in the years to come. The Norwegian Tunnelling Society is making an annual statistics showing the amount of excavated materials from
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    Welcome to WTC 2017

    April 13, 2016
    Welcome to WTC 2017! The Norwegian Tunnelling Society (NFF) welcomes you to the World Tunnelling Congress and the ITA – AITES General Assembly in Bergen, Norway. Already now you should add this important event to your calendar from June 9th to June 15th 2017. Venue is the famous