The new station will be added to the Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya line of the Moscow metro station.
The Michurinsky prospect station will have one glass wall, as the Vorobijevy Gory station has.
This special issue of Tunnelling and Underground Space Technology (TUST) is the final piece in a set of three special issues that trace the development of underground space research over the past 40 years.
The implementation of the new underground metro projects continues in the capital of the republic Tatarstan.
Arbitration Court of Moscow denied the Administration of Saint Petersburg its request of reversal of the judgement of Paris office of the International Court of Arbitration on penalty of 1.2 billion rubles, which City Government owes to “Nevskaya Concessionary Company” for the not implemented project of the Orlovsky tunnel.
Drilling completed for the “Frunzensky radius” - the extension of the metro Line 5 in Saint Petersburg
JSC “Metrostroy” accomplished the drilling for the double-track tunnel for the extension of the Line 5, the works started on 23th of January, 2014. The drilling was carried out with the TBM S-782, named Nadezhda. New stations are planned to be open in 2018.
The Associated research Centers for the Urban Underground Space (ACUUS), known as an international non-governmental association promoting ideas of underground space use for sustainable future of the cities, has joined the World Urban Campaign.
On the 1st of March, 2015, the 80-anniversary was celebrated of famous Russian hydro-geologist Valery Mironenko.
The construction works at the site of “Sportivnaya-2” metro station are about to be completed. The first glimpse of the interior the representatives of the Saint Petersburg media were given while visiting the construction site.
Deputy mayor of Moscow for urban planning and construction Marat Khusnullin announced that 8 new stations were planned to be opened in the next year, with a total length of new tunnels being 12 km. Also two new depots will be constructed as well.
Saint Petersburg was presented as a next hosting city of the World Conference of Associated research Centers for Urban Underground Space, ACUUS 2016 during the 14th World Conference ACUUS 2014 that took place in Seoul, September 23-27, 2014.