Tunnel boring machine named ‘Kirsten’ will operate on the Snowy Hydro 2.0 project in Cooma | 7NEWS

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Tunnel boring machine named ‘Kirsten’ will operate on the Snowy Hydro 2.0 project in Cooma | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

Scott Morrison has unveiled a new tunnel boring machine, named ‘Kirsten’, at the Snowy Hydro 2.0 project.

The 205-metre long machine is named in honour of astrophysicist, science communicator and Wiradjuri woman Kirsten Banks. It has a diameter of around 11 metres, or the same as a three-storey building.

“Snowy 2.0 is building on the proud legacy of the first Snowy scheme, using local ingenuity to deliver landmark new infrastructure that will benefit Australia and the national electricity market for decades to come.”

More Details: https://7news.link/3dgI0xm

7NEWS Australia YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - 7NEWS Australia

Seven News is the television news service of the Seven Network and, as of 2016, the highest-rating in Australia. The news service draws upon overseas channels for select international coverage. The network’s Director of News and Current Affairs is Craig McPherson.

Recent from 7NEWS Australia:

  • Child’s body found in a freezer at Corowa | 7NEWS
  • TGA approves two oral COVID treatments for provisional use in Australia | 7NEWS
  • Vigil held for allegedly murdered schoolgirl Charlise Mutten | 7NEWS
  • In This Story: Scott Morrison

    Scott John Morrison is an Australian politician who is the 30th and current prime minister of Australia. He took office in August 2018 upon his election as leader of the Liberal Party, and subsequently led the Coalition to victory at the 2019 federal election.

    4 Recent Items: Scott Morrison

  • Scott Morrison accused of ‘lying’ after claiming detainees in Melbourne hotel aren’t refugees | 7.30
  • IN FULL: Prime Minister Scott Morrison is discussing the federal response to COVID | ABC News
  • PM says there would be an opportunity for Djokovic to return in the ‘right circumstances’ | ABC News
  • PM leaves door open for Djokovic to return before three-year ban | 9 News Australia
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.