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ExpoTunnel is the exhibition dedicated to the world of tunnelling, drilling, mining, underground construction and research. The third edition takes place in Bologna-Italy on October 19-21, 2016.

It is an opportunity to meet in a global framework of supply and demand of high technology and its field applications, with the chance to learn new methods, access state-of-the-art techniques and face the world market.

Opening of the Gotthard Base Tunnel: a dedicated conference in ExpoTunnel program


 ExpoTunnel organizes the international conference “Gotthard: a connection for Europe” with the scientific and institutional collaboration of the Embassy of Switzerland in Italy  and CERTeT – Università Luigi Bocconi School of Economics.
Starting from the latest opening of the Gotthard Base Tunnel, the conference studies the financing possibilities and its economic effects on the territory thanks to the participation of Institutions, stakeholders and building companies.

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SIG - Italian Tunnelling Society international conference in ExpoTunnel


"Challenges to realize underground major works: designing, construction and managing"

During ExpoTunnel, the SIG -  Italian Tunnelling Society organizes its annual international conference about the challenge of tunnelling projects: design, construction and managing. It is a two-day conference dedicated to tunnelling experts.
The Italian Tunnelling Society (SIG/ITS) supports the third edition of ExpoTunnel providing technical and scientific expert advice. 

SIG Conference
ExpoTunnel Partners

How to exhibit

Favourable Rates by June 30

Companies confirmirg their participation in ExpoTunnel before June 30 will benefit of a discounted exhibiting rate.

New 2016

Special machinery area.
A special exhibiting rate is reserved for companies that will exhibit machineries in the hall.

Further information

Hotel: reserve your room by June 30 and save 30%


Finding an hotel in Bologna during ExpoTunnel is no more a problem!
ExpoTunnel offers to exhibitors and visitors the room reservation service to take advantage of special rates.

Reserve online by June 30 and save 30%.
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ExpoTunnel at BAUMA and WTC 2016

International promotion of the ExpoTunnel exhibition 

During April 2016, ExpoTunnel exhibited at BAUMA in Munich from April 11 to 17 and at the WTC in San Francisco from April 25 to 27, in order to promote our fair in the world.

SAIE Building and Construction Platform


ExpoTunnel is part of SAIE Building and Construction Platform, dedicated to the infrastructures and the engineering of the built environment.
SAIE Building & Construction is a great platform, taking place on October 19-21 in Bologna, with the largest display of Italian building technologies and equipment for the building site.