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Getting the tunnel ready for drivers is a big task. Contractor Seattle Tunnel Partners must install and test thousands of components and 90 interconnected systems that are needed to safely operate the SR 99 tunnel.

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A tunnel boring machine (TBM), also known as a "mole", is a machine used to excavate tunnels with a circular cross section through a variety of soil and rock strata.They may also be used for microtunneling.

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Follow Bertha Thank you for following Bertha. The SR 99 tunneling machine, nicknamed Bertha, has completed her work. For the latest tunnel progress, visit our new tracker page.

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Why are the eight tunnel boring machines (TBMs) used in London's mega Crossrail project all named after women (Phyllis, Ada, Elizabeth, Victoria, Jessica, Ellie, Sophia and Mary)? Why is the infamous TBM stuck underneath Seattle for the last two years called (Big) Bertha and why is Alice ...

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Brenda the Boring Machine rededicated at Maple Leaf Portal ...

On Monday, April 28, the first of two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) that will carve the underground portion of the Northgate Link Extension was dedicated at Sound Transit's Maple Leaf Portal site.

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Keep scrolling to see some gargantuan machines made throughout history with the relatively tiny people who helped to build them.

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Bertha (tunnel boring machine) - Wikipedia

Bertha was designed and manufactured by Hitachi Zosen Sakai Works of Osaka, Japan, and is the world's largest earth pressure balance tunnel boring machine, at a cutterhead diameter of 57.5 feet (17.5 m) across.

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