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Alaskan Way Viaduct - Tunneling

Email updates. Home; About. ... is being replaced with a 1.7-mile tunnel running beneath downtown Seattle. ... The tunneling machine known as Bertha began tunneling ...

Bertha pauses for course correction before ... - Curbed Seattle

Bertha, the tunnel boring machine digging the State Route 99 tunnel has been underground for more than three years, but it finally looks like it's entering the home stretch. A project update posted late Wednesday by WSDOT says that with less than 1,000 feet to go, mining has been temporarily ...

EXCLUSIVE: Bertha repair company offers first look into how ...

Bertha's 24 gearboxes and motors are OK, and the giant tunnel machine's rebuilt drive gears will be delivered to the drilling site by early August. This update on Seattle's stalled tunnel boring machine came Friday from Roland Ramberg, CEO of The Gear Works, a large gearbox building and repair ...

Bertha breaks into repair vault | The Today File | Seattle Times

Update 4:15 p.m.: Tunnel-boring machine Bertha's cutterhead is within about three feet of drilling all the way to open air, which ought to happen this evening.

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SR 99 (@BerthaDigsSR99) | Twitter

WSDOT feed for construction and demolition updates. Seattle ... Viadu ct/library/advisories-and-updates/sr-99-tunnel-systems ... Hit Machine off the All ...

Seattle Tunnel Boring Machine -- Bertha Rescue

Why Seattle's Huge Tunnel-Boring Machine Is ... North America's largest tunnel-boring machine got stuck just 10 percent ... And according to an update from ...

Bertha reaches daylight - Feb. 19, 2015 - YouTube

Bertha reaches daylight - Feb. 19, 2015 wsdot. Loading ... Mystery object blocks world's largest tunnel boring machine in Seattle - Duration: 0:55.

Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement tunnel - Wikipedia

The Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement tunnel is a bored road tunnel that ... the tunnel boring machine broke through to ... Seattle Tunnel Partners expected to ...

Photos: Updates from SR99 Construction -

Photos: Updates from SR99 ... - The cutter head of the Washington State Department of Transportation's Big Bertha Highway 99 tunnel boring machine ... Seattle Tunnel ...

Alaskan Way Viaduct - Follow Bertha

The SR 99 tunneling machine, nicknamed Bertha, ... this page tracked her progress beneath Seattle. With the machine dismantled and removed, we are now tracking tunnel ...

Follow Bertha's breakthrough - The WSDOT Blog

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Big Bertha: Mystery object blocks Seattle's tunnel drill ...

The world's biggest tunnel boring machine, named after Seattle's first female mayor, has been brought to a halt

The end is near for Bertha: After nearly ... - The Seattle Times

UPDATE: Orca mother carries ... Workers stand on top of the tunnel-boring machine Bertha, ... and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times. Contact.

AASHTO Journal - April 7, 2017 - Tunnel Boring Machine Bertha ...

Roughly 3.5 years after beginning its journey, one of the largest tunnel boring machines in the world completed its 1.7-mile route below Seattle.

tunnel | The Today File | Seattle Times

UPDATE 4 p.m. During a briefing to ... Seattle Tunnel Partners, ... Tunnel boring machine resumes digging in Seattle. Posted by Nick Provenza. The Associated ...

World's biggest tunnel machine Bertha emerges from ... - Autoblog

Bertha, the world's largest tunnel-boring machine, ends its journey today. It has spent four years traveling less than two miles to build a new car tunnel underneath Seattle.

New photos capture massive scale of Seattle tunnel ... - GeekWire

New photos capture massive scale of Seattle tunnel ... GeekWire Mid-week Update ... the world's largest tunnel boring machine, emerge from beneath Seattle.

Bertha Finally Breaks Through In Seattle : The Two-Way : NPR

Bertha Finally Breaks Through In Seattle : The Two-Way After a two-year delay for repairs, the giant tunnel-boring machine has completed its mission far beneath the city's streets.

Bertha | The Seattle Times

Read more about the technical challenges and rising costs of the Highway 99 tunnel project, and the successes and travails of Bertha, the biggest-ever boring machine.

Bertha breaks through: Watch the tunnel boring machine's ...

In updates on Twitter ... the tunnel boring machine digging the Alaskan Way Viaduct replacement tunnel was ... To get to the disassembly pit near Seattle ...

Seattle Tunnel-Boring Machine Big Bertha Still Stuck ...

SEATTLE (AP) — The state Department of Transportation and contractors building a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle are trying to find out what has blocked their tunnel-boring machine.

Under Seattle, a Big Object Blocks Bertha. What Is It? - The ...

In October, workers walked through the first rings of the highway tunnel being built under Seattle's waterfront toward the boring machine called Bertha.

Seattle tunnel machine begins drilling after 2-year break ...

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.

Tunnel Update | Seattle Met

Our tunneling correspondent was out sick on Friday, so here's a belated update on the Washington State Department of Transportation's (WSDOT) current thinking on the prospects for repairing the tunnel boring machine (TBM), which has been stuck beneath downtown Seattle since early December, as well as some info on how much the project has cost ...