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Thumbnail for - WSDOT: Tunneling Won't Start Until March of Next Year
Apr 21, 2014
Transportation
The state Department of Transportation now says the tunnel-boring machine, which the state initially said might start up again in September, won't get back to work until March 2015.
Thumbnail for - WSDOT: Tunnel Repairs Likely More Extensive Than Previously Anticipated
Apr 3, 2014
Transportation
The state transportation department's tunnel manager says the tunnel contractor has told WSDOT it will have to replace a larger part of the tunneling machine than previously thought.
Thumbnail for - One (Unanswered) Question for WSDOT on the Tunnel
Mar 13, 2014
One Question
One unanswered question for WSDOT on the deep-bore tunnel.
Thumbnail for - WSDOT: More Details on Tunnel Machine Test, Repairs
Mar 4, 2014
Transportation
At a press briefing today, WSDOT provided details about testing the tunnel machine in Japan, and says it's still unclear who will pay for repairs.
Thumbnail for - WSDOT Tunnel Lead Unfamiliar With Report Finding Poor Communication between Agency and Contractor
Feb 27, 2014
Transportation
The head of WSDOT's tunnel project says he's unfamiliar with a state report concluding that the state and the tunnel contractor have failed to communicate with each other.
Thumbnail for - That Sinking Feeling: Tunnel Manager Says No Need to Worry About Sinking Viaduct
Feb 25, 2014
Transportation
Tunnel project manager says the public shouldn't be concerned about revelations that the Alaskan Way Viaduct is sinking due to a contractor's work on the tunnel.
Thumbnail for - Tunnel Update
Feb 17, 2014
Transportation
A couple of updates on the deep-bore tunnel machine (spoiler alert: Still stalled!)
Thumbnail for - Friday Fizz: Social Media Edition
Jan 31, 2014
Afternoon Fizz
Some late-Friday Fizz, courtesy of social media.
Thumbnail for - WSDOT: Contractor Had "Responsibility" to Remove Pipe in Front of Tunnel Machine
Jan 16, 2014
This Washington
The state department of transportation says the tunnel contractor had a "responsibility" to remove the pipe that's at least partially responsible for blocking the tunnel boring machine downtown.
Thumbnail for - Tunnel Contractor: WSDOT Statements Could "Adversely Affect" Ability to Finish Tunnel Work
Jan 16, 2014
This Washington
THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED. In a scathing letter, tunnel project manager accuses state DOT of putting tunnel contractor "on trial in the court of public opinion."
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