Posts Categorized: News Release

Mapping Existing Condition, Parallel Tunnel at the Thimble Shoal Channel

On October 8, 2013, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Commission awarded Jacobs the supplemental agreement to map the existing conditions for the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel project in the amount of $191,000.
Jacobs prepared a topographic map that shows the roadway approaches to and including Portal Islands Number 1 & 2 along with the fishing pier on …
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Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel to Host Public Information Sessions Regarding Parallel Thimble Tunnel Construction

CAPE CHARLES, VA – The Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel will be hosting a series of public information sessions in Hampton Roads and on Virginia’s Eastern Shore for the purpose of informing the public of its plans for the acceleration of the construction of the Thimble Shoal Channel Parallel Tunnel as well as the proposed toll schedule.
Meetings …
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CBBT Commission Selects Bank of America Merrill Lynch as Lead Investment Bank

CAPE CHARLES, VA – The Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Commission has selected Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) to serve as the Senior Manager of the underwriting syndicate for the financing of the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel Project (“Project”). With the nation’s largest group of dedicated transportation bankers, BofAML has established clear leadership in the toll …
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Naval History

Norfolk, Virginia – The Hampton Roads Naval Museum has cooperated with the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel District to provide a series of outdoor exhibits highlighting the history of the Navy on the Chesapeake Bay. When you travel across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel (CBBT), stop on the southernmost man-made island to learn about the rich …
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