Home / Brenner Base Tunnel

Brenner Base Tunnel

Brenner Base Tunnel

Austria

Location: Austria

Encardio-rite was responsible for the monitoring and instrumentation of the Brenner Base Tunnel which is a nearly horizontal rail tunnel with 2 parallel tubes.

55 km long, this tunnel runs between the railway stations of Innsbruck and Fortezza and is connected to South Innsbruck by an underground by-pass. This by-pass and the base tunnel put together are the world’s longest underground railway, with a total length of 64km.