The Tunnelling and Underground Space Technical Division (TUSTD) of the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia was endorsed as the 50th Member Nation of the International Tunnelling Association (ITA) at the General Assembly held in Durban, 13th -18th May 2000.

TUSTD was formed during the end of 1999 with the initial objective to assist in the planning of the ITA Executive Council Meeting held in Kuala Lumpur, 24th – 28th February 2000.

Our Objective:
To undertake activities related to the promotion and advancement of the science and engineering aspects of tunnelling and underground space technologies both locally and internationally.