Stopped Seattle Tunnel Boring Machine

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    bertha, the giant tunnel boring machine stalled in downtown seattle, remains in pieces at the foot of the alaskan way viaduct. hear this week's news over the sound of a sinking viaduct by bill

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    the contractor, seattle tunnel partners, said it expects to resume tunneling in april. the massive tunnel boring machine stopped work on the 2 mile tunnel in december 2013 after going about 1,000 feet, and the massive machine that's stuck underground needs repairs before drilling can resume.

  • crews try to identify mystery object blocking seattle tunnel

    the transportation department and contractors building a highway tunnel under downtown seattle are trying to identify the mystery object that has blocked their tunnel boring machine but probably

  • crews ready to hoist and repair massive tunneling machine

    · the world's largest tunnel boring machine, stuck for over a year underneath downtown seattle, will be pulled above ground starting this week to be repaired, state officials said on tuesday.

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  • seattle tunnel machine begins drilling after 2 year

    · seattle's tunnel boring machine has moved past the concrete walls that make up a repair pit and has started digging into soil about 80 feet below street level along the city's waterfront.

  • seattle tunnel machine 'bertha' reaches end of long

    · a tunnel boring machine has broken through a concrete wall beneath seattle in a troubled multibillion dollar project to replace a waterfront highway with an underground roadway.

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    , but was stopped in early january 2016 after a tethered barge in elliott bay damaged nearby piers and a sinkhole opened near the project site. "big bertha, world's largest tunnel boring machine, arrives in seattle".

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    a tunnel boring machine (tbm) also known as a "mole", is a machine used to excavate tunnels with a circular cross section through a variety of soil and rock strata. they can bore through anything from hard rock to sand.

  • seattle restarting bertha, the broken tunnel machine fortune

    stuck underground for years, seattle's bertha tunnel boring machine will soon tremble to life once more.

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    seattle tunnel boring machine breaks through to u district last week, sound transit officials celebrated the opening of the link light rail subway extension to the university of washington campus via capitol hill. this week, they announced that tunnel boring machines working their way south from the future northgate station to the just opened

  • bertha's had a hard time in seattle the news tribune

    bertha's end could be near. the world's largest tunnel boring machine is on schedule to break into daylight this spring after a tumultuous dig under downtown seattle that is years behind

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    "the #1 read & rated sky valley news source tunnel dig under downtown seattle. the mystery object stopped big bertha, the humongous (five story tall) tunnel boring machine they're using to

  • rescue in sight for massive tunneling drill stuck

    · the world's largest tunnel boring machine, stuck for over a year deep underneath downtown seattle, was within feet of rescue on friday, a state official said, raising hopes that a stalled $3.1

  • seattle tunnel partners state route 99 tunnel

    when boring a 57 1/2 foot tunnel under seattle with the world's largest tunnel boring machine (tbm), is there anything about this project that is not challenging? despite the size of the $1.3 billion project, project manager chris dixon of the seattle tunnel partners joint venture regards two

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    required which is when the tunnel is at its full excavated length of 11,000 ft. based upon the assumptions above, total power requirement is estimated to be around 5,200 kw, which represents a power drop of approximately 6,500 kva.

  • $143m seattle tunnel digger row belongs in ny,

    a group of insurers urged a new york court wednesday to block a suit in washington state over more than $143 million in damages to the world's largest tunnel boring machine, saying the insurance

  • bertha manufacturer to offer tunnel machine fix

    experts from the manufacturer in japan are due in seattle next week to explain exactly how to repair the stalled tunnel boring machine known as "bertha."

  • hahahahaha: seattle waterfront tunnel opening

    the contractor, seattle tunnel partners, said it expects to resume tunneling in april. the massive tunnel boring machine stopped work on the 2 mile tunnel in december 2013 after going about 1,000 feet, and the massive machine that's stuck underground needs repairs before drilling can resume.

  • seattle's massive tunneling machine on move again usa today

    · seattle's massive tunnel boring machine bertha, which had been halted for over a year, broke through the wall of the access pit on thursday, en route to getting repairs.