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Metro Tunnel works at South Kensington

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

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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Hoardings along the JJ Holland Park side of the work site

20 August 2019 10:41 AM
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Excavating the South Kensington TBM retrieval shaft

20 August 2019 10:39 AM
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Semi trailer loaded with steel strutting for the TBM retrieval shaft

20 August 2019 10:35 AM
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Still more concrete pours for the South Kensington decline structure

14 August 2019 09:03 AM
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Excavating the South Kensington TBM retrieval shaft

8 August 2019 09:03 AM
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Excavator removing spoil at the South Kensington TBM retrieval shaft

8 August 2019 09:03 AM
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Steel tanks in place at the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

8 August 2019 09:03 AM
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Bridge in place to carry a pipe over Kensington Road to the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

28 July 2019 15:22 PM
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Concrete slab atop piled foundations at the South Kensington decline structure

26 July 2019 08:03 AM
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Installing steel reinforcing bar at the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

26 July 2019 08:03 AM
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Ground improvement works beside Moonee Ponds Creek

25 July 2019 10:00 AM
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Concrete slab atop piled foundations at the South Kensington decline structure

25 July 2019 09:59 AM
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Pumping concrete into a massive slab at the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

25 July 2019 09:58 AM
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Unloading equipment at the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

25 July 2019 09:58 AM
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Concrete slab at the bentonite plant on Hobsons Road

20 July 2019 11:09 AM
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Bridge in place to carry a pipe over Kensington Road to the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

20 July 2019 11:08 AM
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Solar powered monitoring equipment at the South Kensington portal work site

20 July 2019 11:07 AM
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Bridge in place to carry a pipe over Kensington Road to the Hobsons Road bentonite facility

20 July 2019 11:07 AM
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TBM retrieval pit works along the suburban tracks

20 July 2019 11:07 AM
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