Tunnelling Solutions is a wholly owned Australian company with its head office based in Melbourne, Australia. Its Directors are Craig Farr and Henry (Harry) Lyle who both live with their respective families in Melbourne. Craig and Harry have previously worked together on many major infrastructure tunnelling projects and are a recognised force in the Australian industry.
With Craig’s outstanding strength and knowledge in project development and Harry’s impeccable reputation in project delivery; their combined abilities and reputation laid a solid foundation for creating a specialist Australian tunnelling contractor company. Tunnelling Solutions was formed in 2014.
The specialist tunnelling knowledge offered by TUNNELLING SOLUTIONS has been gained via decades of hands on experience around the globe on large tunnelling infrastructure projects such as the 4.2B Airport Link Tunnel in Brisbane, 2.5B EastLink Project in Melbourne all the way back to the Channel Tunnel Project in England.
It is this hands on tunnelling experience that is one of the key differentiators that sets TUNNELLING SOLUTIONS apart from its competition and enables it to provide specialist support throughout the Project delivery cycle.
The team’s aim is to ensure that Tunnelling Projects are planned and delivered in a safe, consistent and professional way that meets both its own in house and external client expectations. To achieve this TUNNELLING SOLUTIONS is structured to support both Project Development and Delivery phases of a Tunnelling Projects life cycle.
Craig Farr heads up the Project Development team whilst Harry Lyle and his team have a Project Delivery focus. These two teams provide support to Companies competing within the Australian Tunnelling market by providing access to the right people with the right experience and at the right time, which not only means the right tunnelling solution is found but also at the right overall price.
TUNNELLING SOLUTIONS are able to attract and retain in Australia the calibre of people it can offer to the tunnelling industry because it services the wider tunnelling industry and not a single entity and therefore provides continuity of employment for local tunnelling specialists, that have traditionally have had to follow the work around the world .
The intent of both teams is to provide Clients access to specialist tunnelling resources on an as needs basis within Australia and in doing so provide cost effective solutions.