UK National Tunneling Day 2017
Miscellaneous

Happy National Tunneling Day (UK)

The¬†British Tunnelling Society (BTS) is encouraging our profession and the public to celebrate National Tunneling Day today, December 7.¬† Their goal is to promote the industry (and its many professions) to students of all ages […]



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Video: Inside tunneling under the Alaskan Way Viaduct

From WSDOT’s video description: After nearly a week of tunneling under the Alaskan Way Viaduct, crews are steadily continuing Bertha’s underground drive towards downtown Seattle. This video gives you a behind-the-scenes glimpse into how the […]


Bertha's scheduled maintenance stop
Project Related

Bertha Demo Period Done, Resumes Mining

The Bertha tunnel boring machine has resumed chewing away beneath Seattle after a ‘suspension for cause’ order from WSDOT shut it down in January following two safety incidents. The BTM began tunneling with some conditions […]