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AND MARTINA COMPLETES THE WORK

A large crowd gathered to see Martina break through the final part of the south, Florence-bound bore of the Sparvo Tunnel at the end of July 2013. A number of local authorities were also in attendance.
"Martina", the world's largest tunnel boring machine, were highlighted with reference to the historical evolution of excavation techniques, starting with the Apennine Base Tunnel, which was completed in 1934".

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