Project description

The Genoa Harbour Crossing is a project concerning an approximately 4 km long road connection through the port of Genoa with 4 junctions to the city. The harbour crossing is design as a bored or immersed tunnel and is suitable for 2 times 3 lanes road traffic.

Scope of work

Study and preliminary design of the harbour crossing in Genoa, Italy
In the study several solutions are considered for a tunnel (immersed and bored), including ramps, viaducts and junctions to the city road network. In the study the different alignments and designs are compared. In co-operation with the Client, a decision was made for the solutions to be taken into account in the preliminary design. During the preliminary design both a bored and immersed tunnel are considered. The following aspects are designed and taken into account:

  • Alignment
  • Construction of tunnel, shafts, ramps and viaducts, incl. M&E works
  • Constructions works
  • Junctions to city roads
  • Costs estimate
  • Environmental study
Specification sheet 2 page(s) - 640 kB


Tunnel di Genova

In co-operation with

High Point Rendel, Technital, d'Appolonia

Type of project

Bored Tunnels





Project duration

2003 - 2006

Project phase

Preliminary design

Construction cost

appr. € 300 mln (excl. VAT)

Consultancy fee

TEC part € 370.000,= (excl. VAT)