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Statement from Shell E&P Ireland Limited
Construction work on the tunnel has been suspended. In the coming days, SEPIL will provide support to staff and contractors, who are so deeply shocked and saddened by today’s tragic incident.
Herrenknecht AG is the manfuacturer of the Corrib tunnel boring machine and works as a sub-contactor to the Wayss & Freytag BAM Civil Joint Venture which is building the 4.9km long Corrib gas pipeline tunnel.