Podcast: Automated Tunnel Boring Machines
Building is an expensive and dangerous job. A company in Malaysia has added self-driving software to giant tunneling machines to improve the process.
Mechanical Engineering magazine Editor in Chief Jeffrey Winters asked Senior Editor John Kosowatz to explain how the system works. Kosowatz researched the technology for his article, “Big Data Spurs Autonomous Tunneling” for the February/March 2021 issue of Mechanical Engineering.
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