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

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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.”

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