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August 31, 2010

Capitol Hill station key point for ST tunnels

Photo courtesy of Sky-Pix, www.sky-pix.com [enlarge]
The braces at the lower end of the site consist of struts to provide excavation support and support beams that help utilities span the opening.

JCM U-Link Joint Venture, the contractor on the Seattle light rail tunnel between Capitol Hill and Pine Street in downtown, has excavated approximately 25 percent of the Capitol Hill station box, Sound Transit officials say.


 
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