The Anonymous Widower

Final Tunnelling Gets Underway On Bank Station Blockade

The title of this post, is the same as that of this article on Ground Engineering.

This is the introductory paragraph.

Four weeks into the closure of Bank Station for its capacity upgrade, main contractor Dragados is making good progress on all key activities, including final tunnelling works.

This has been traditional tunneling, that would have been familiar to those like the Victorians, where a lot of the digging has been done by hand, with the addition of smaller diggers and power tools.

The project seems to be on schedule for a mid-May opening.

March 2, 2022 - Posted by | Transport/Travel | , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. […] open a few weeks after Easter. With the Bank station upgrade apparently going well as I reported in Final Tunnelling Gets Underway On Bank Station Blockade and likely to open in mid-May, I wonder if TfL would prefer that the two projects opened at […]

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