Feb. 12 update: Video of Tuesday’s news conference

Posted on Feb 12 2014 10:15 AM

Todd Trepanier, WSDOT’s administrator for the Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Program, and Chris Dixon, project manager for Seattle Tunnel Partners spoke with reporters about the status of the SR 99 tunneling machine for more than an hour on Tuesday, Feb. 11.

Video of the news conference is available on YouTube.

Previous updates

Feb. 10, 2014 update – Accessing the seal system inside the tunneling machine

Feb. 7, 2014 update – Two factors contributed to tunnel stoppage

Jan. 31, 2014 update – Further evaluation required before tunneling can resume

Jan. 28, 2014 update – SR 99 tunneling machine inches forward

Jan. 27, 2014 update – Restart of tunneling machine begins this week; evaluation will follow initial mining