first tunnel in French Polynesia
18 November saw the breakthrough, near the Arahoho
Blowhole, in the Tiarei area
of Tahiti, of the first tunnel in
French Polynesia. This road
infrastructure (length: 140 m;
diameter: 11 m) is being
created by JL Polynésie in a
joint venture with its subsidiary
AGP (Eurovia companies).
began in November 2009.
The tunnel is scheduled
to open to traffic in April 2011.