Penang tunnel must be at least 23m under seabed

If there is to be a tunnel under the sea between the Penang island and the mainland, it needs to be at least 23m beneath the seabed – almost equal to the height of a seven-storey building. This is among the critical technical considerations to ensure the port’s growth if ... Read More

Undersea tunnel project still on

The proposed Penang undersea tunnel project report submitted for review by the technical consultant is over 90% complete and there’s no plan to stop the project, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (pic). The 7.2km tunnel project costing RM6.3bil connects Gurney Drive to Bagan Ajam in Seberang Prai and is ... Read More
Penang Third Link (Undersea Tunnel)

Penang Third Link (Undersea Tunnel)

Undersea Tunnel is the third phase project undertaken by Consortium Zenith BUCG Sdn Bhd. The Undersea Tunnel link from Gurney Drive, George Town to Butterworth Outer Ring Road (BORR) with total length of approximately 7.2km. Key Information: Undersea Tunnel Total Length 7,2 km (approximate) Toll Plaza Proposed Interchanges Persiaran Gurney ... Read More