It is possible to witness the Bertha Break through in Seattle.
During the night on March 27 JSC Metrostroy workers installed the tunnel ring which became 2000th ring at the section of the double-track tunnel between the stations Novokrestovskaya and Primorskaya. The station Novokrestovskaya is the new metro station of the Nevsko-Vasileostrovskaya line. It will be constructed for the World Cup 2018 near the new stadium on Krestovsky Island. With the mark of 2000 tunnel rings being reached, the tunneling work entered its final phase.
The project of the unique engineering structure for the ships’ passing, requiring the construction of the canal tunnel, was approved in Norway. The implementation of this project will increase the maritime shipping security.
The station Novoperedelkino will be opened at the crossing of Borovskoye highway and Sholohova street. It will have two underground halls.The central decorations of the station are planned as columns resembling the Byzantian traditions in the Russian architecture acting as light boxes.
According to the portal MIGnews.com.ua, the construction of the two new metro stations will start by the end of 2017 in the capital of Ukraine. The perspective looks quite optimistic although the funding from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Developments has not been received yet and the design projects of the station are under development.