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Metro Tunnel works at South Kensington

The western Metro Tunnel portal is located beside the Sunbury line at South Kensington

Packing up the Menard jet grouting plant on Bakehouse Road at South Kensington

11 October 2019 07:52 AM
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Mural on a wall at Ormond Street

29 September 2019 14:05 PM
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Looking into the big pit that is the TBM retrieval shaft

29 September 2019 14:04 PM
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Diaphragm wall rig parked for the weekend

29 September 2019 13:48 PM
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Excavators parked for the weekend at the TBM retrieval shaft

29 September 2019 13:45 PM
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Piling rig parked for the weekend

29 September 2019 13:45 PM
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Work continues along Childers Street

29 September 2019 13:40 PM
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Front end loader and excavator team up to move lengths of rail along Hobsons Road

29 September 2019 13:39 PM
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Concrete turnout bearers being assembled into a crossover in the temporary South Kensington station car park

23 September 2019 17:11 PM
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Diaphragm wall excavation continues at South Kensington

23 September 2019 17:11 PM
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Cage of reinforcing steel ready to be lowered into a bentonite filled trench

16 September 2019 17:59 PM
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Stockpile of styrofoam 'waffle pods' stockpiled

13 September 2019 17:40 PM
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Trench cutter parked for the night

13 September 2019 17:40 PM
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Trench cutter parked for the night

6 September 2019 17:51 PM
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Excavation of the TBM retrieval pit continues downwards

5 September 2019 08:33 AM
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Soil improvement work continues at Lloyd Street

2 September 2019 08:25 AM
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Concrete dust hangs in the air at the Menard jet grouting plant on Bakehouse Road at South Kensington

2 September 2019 08:25 AM
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Long reach excavator ready to remove spoil from the TBM retrieval shaft

29 August 2019 12:51 PM
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Solar powered monitoring equipment beside the Essendon Flyover

28 August 2019 08:32 AM
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Connecting all the pipes to the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

Required to dig a slurry wall along the cut and cover tunnel alignment

26 August 2019 17:41 PM
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Liebherr crane fitted with a slurry wall grab

Ready to build the diaphragm wall for the cut and cover section of the tunnel

25 August 2019 12:33 PM
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Steel strutting in place at the South Kensington TBM retrieval shaft

25 August 2019 12:32 PM
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Franna crane works on the pipe bridge over Kensington Road

20 August 2019 10:53 AM
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Steel tanks in place at the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

20 August 2019 10:52 AM
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