30/03/2017 07:59 SAST | Updated 30/03/2017 08:42 SAST

Norway Wants To Build World's First Shipping Tunnel

That's a lot of rock to get through.

How to avoid a dangerous sea voyage? If you're Norwegian, think tunnel.

That's right, a billion kroner plus shifting 7.5 million tonnes of rock plus four years of work could result in a safe passage for shipping.