About Tunneling

Digging deep

Delivering more than 900 underground projects in the past 5 years, Stantec’s expertise covers all technologies currently used, including TBM and conventional tunneling, SEM, pipe jacking, microtunneling, guided bore and pilot tube, auger boring, HDD, and rehabilitation techniques. Wfocus on risk avoidance and mitigation with robust management programs that maximize constructability to deliver solutions that provide the best overall value to you.

Our expertise

  • Alternative Project Delivery
  • Bottom-up Construction Cost Estimates
  • CFD Modeling
  • Contract Risk Tools/Clauses
  • Cross-Passages
  • DSC Claims and Change Management
  • Earth Pressure Balance TBMs
  • Geo-Structural Design
  • Ground Deformation Estimates
  • Ground Improvement
  • Hard Rock TBMs
  • Instrumentation and Monitoring
  • Means and Methods and Specifications
  • Mining in GCB Ground
  • Precast Concrete Segment Design
  • Pressurized Face Tunneling
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Roadheader Mining
  • Rock Mechanics and Excavation
  • Support Design
  • Seepage/GW Modeling
  • Shielded TBMs
  • SIs, GDRs, and GBRs
  • TBM Selection and Specifications
  • Vortex Drop Shafts
  • Waterproofing


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