Thursday, October 13, 2005

day 9

Our first big digger

The big digger is removing the tarmac, which is being taken away.

The digger will then remove the top layer of the site to a depth of 300mm. This will be replaced with 300mm of hardcore to provide a stable platform for the piling rigs.

Monday, October 10, 2005

day 6

Our first digger.

Our first hole.

Tuesday, October 04, 2005

Work has started

Balfour Beatty have started work on site. The 93-week planned construction programme runs from 4th October 2005 to July 17th 2007.

Bootstrapping work (creating the environment in which to create the environment for the construction) will take place over the next few weeks.

Piling work (the noisiest phase of the project) should start by November 7th and last for 11 weeks.