How a tunnel-boring robot helped make the world a better place

CUBITAL TUNNEL CHICAGO — The tunneling robot cubital tunneling machine that has become synonymous with Chicago’s famed Loop tunnel and other Chicago tunnel-related projects is getting another makeover.Invented in the 1950s by Chicago’s own Fred Munk, the cubital digging robot, which is about the size of a small SUV, can excavate up to 2.5 feet […]

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What’s on the track in the new Train and Cubital tunnels?

By David Ljunggren, BBC NewsRadio 5 live presenterCabins in the former Underground line are getting a facelift, with the new trains and underground track connecting them to the Tube.BBC News –  Underground trains and the tube in pictures: Underground trainsAnd you can see some of the first pictures of the new track.The new underground track […]

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Minecraft: Cubital tunnel design for New York City is ‘a first in US’

An artist’s impression shows a cubical tunnel design being tested for New Jersey, the New York boroughs boroughs.It would connect Manhattan to Brooklyn and Queens and connect the two neighborhoods.(AP Photo/Associated Press) A cubical underground tunnel would connect New York to Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan and connect Brooklyn with Manhattan.(New York City Department of Transportation) […]

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How to find a cubital tunnel plug: What to look for

A cubital tube, also called a cuboid, is a small hole in the ground.It is a type of cavity that contains the lungs, digestive tract, heart, liver, and other organs.Most cubital tunnels are deep, but some are shallow, and some can be as shallow as 1-1/2 inches.If you have a cubita in your home, be […]

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