Mondaine Sets Time Signal for Gotthard Base Tunnel OpeningFriday, 06. November 2015
1st June 2016 will mark the grand opening of the world's longest railway tunnel in Switzerland, The Gotthard Base Tunnel, providing the New Rail Link through the Alps [NRLA] over 57 kilometers. Mondaine will celebrate its role as the official partner of the project setting the signal time for all rail transportation operating through the tunnel from December 2016 onwards.
The Swiss watchmaker Mondaine has been announced as the official timekeeper and main partner of the project. "We are very proud of our partnership with such a world record breaking project. The tunnel is characterised in particular by innovation and high craftsmanship – qualities to which we also attach great importance in our watches," commented the owners of Mondaine Watch Ltd., Ronnie and André Bernheim.