5th edition of the ITA Tunnelling Awards 2019


This 5th edition the ITA Tunnelling Awards organised by the International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association will take place on November 18th in Miami, USA at the occasion of the 5th edition of Cutting Edge conference organised by UCA of SME and the Tunnelling Journal. ITA is calling candidates for the eight categories from all over the world. Last year in China, projects from Asia, Middle east, Europe have been rewarded. We have received more than 70 fully comleted entries in the different categories, coming from 25 different countries. The entries will now be evaluated by the panel of judges.

Entries have been submitted in 8 categories :

  • > Major Project of the Year - over 500€ million
  • > Project of the Year - between €50 million and €500 million
  • > Project of the Year including renovation - (up to €50 million)
  • > Technical Project Innovation of the Year
  • > Technical Product or Equipment innovation of the Year
  • > Innovative Underground Space Concept of the Year
  • > Safety Initiative of the Year
  • > Young Tunneller of the Year
  • > Lifetime Achievement Award (application not required)

The final list of nominated projects will be announced before the end of July.
Looking forward to seeing you all in Miami...