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Switzerland awaits breakthrough moment
Written by Daily Commercial News   
Oct. 22, 2010 – Switzerland on Oct. 15 was eagerly awaiting the breakthrough moment for the world’s longest tunnel — a project 60 years in the making.

Engineers were to start up a massive drilling machine at 2 p.m. so it could chew through the last remaining rock separating the two ends of the 57-kilometre Gotthard Base Tunnel in central Switzerland. | READ MORE