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Underground structures’ design and construction

Russian Tunnels are designed in St Petersburg

Underground Expert interviewed deputy director for the tunnel’s design of the design institute Lenmetrogiprotrans Andrey Nikolaevich Soloviev about the future of the recent notorious projects and the present of the tunnel construction in Russia….

Reviving Burial in Tunnels

In recent years, population growth, the rising cost of land and the extensive preservation of green areas have made cemeteries a burden and a nuisance, particularly for large cities and communities…

The Montreal Metro Map

The public transport of Montreal has existed for more than 150 years. The first trams started operating in 1861 and stopped in 1959. In 1919, the first buses appeared on the streets. In 1966, the metro was commissioned for operation…

The Baikal tunnel — new opportunities for the Baikal-Amur mainline (BAM)

The construction of the road tunnels and rail tunnels is a matter of necessity in the countries like Italy and Switzerland. While in the vast lands of Russia, largely lowlands, the challenge is not so persistent…

Metropolitana di Roma – The Rome Metro Map

he public transport system of the capital of modern Italy is quite extended, allowing the numerous tourists easily to reach the Eternal City from the Leonardo da Vinci International Airport – Rome Fiumicino Airport. The Metropolitana di Rome – the metro system of the city is in the base of it…

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge and tunnel

The underwater tunnel with the total length of 6.7 km is a key section of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (HZMB) transport project that links Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macao…

Interactive metro map

Learn about built and projected stations in St. Petersburg' subway

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Underground construction sets the framework for the modern urban planning. The integrated underground space use is a contemporary and progressive approach to the urban space planning. Numerous modern urban challenges call for increasing popularity of the underground construction around the globe.

Utility lines, transportation hubs and parking are relocated underground. Warehouses, archives, trade centers and recreation areas are often are constructed underground as well to free the surface for more green landscapes and opened public places, creating more comfortable living conditions. St Petersburg – Interactive map. Get more information on new stations of St Petersburg metro currently under construction and the future designs.