Follow us:

The Today File

Your guide to the latest news from around the Northwest

Topic: groundwater

You are viewing the most recent posts on this topic.

December 16, 2014 at 1:09 PM

Digging to resume at Bertha’s repair vault

Seattle Tunnel Partners got the green light to resume digging Tuesday night in front of Bertha, the stranded boring machine for the Highway 99 tunnel project. The state ordered the contractors late Friday to stop excavating an access vault, and write an emergency plan that would allow them to safely stop groundwater pumping — in the…

More

Comments | Topics: bertha, groundwater, Highway 99 tunnel