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Thames Water tunnel

Title
Thames Water tunnel
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:03:26
Description
Report on the ongoing construction of a ring main water supply tunnel for London by Thames Water. Project Manager Dr Steve Walker says it is a feat of engineering more impressive than the Channel Tunnel, interviewed down the tunnel; Thames Water Chairman Roy Watts on the cost of construction to be passed on to the customer and benefits of the new system. Female reporter not identified.
Contributors
Roy Watts; Steve Walker
Keywords
London; Water supply; Tunnels; Channel tunnels; Thames Water; Costs; Water companies; Tunnelling; Water-supply engineering

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