December 2016

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The start of piling work on the north side of site.

 

 

 

 

 

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Basements being exposed prior to backfilling.

 

 

 

 

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Continuation of aggregate mat in readiness for piling rigs.

 

 

 

 

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Foundations being exposed prior to separating them from the viaduct and demolition. This was a complicated and difficult process as train lines were in constant operation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ground preparation for piling matt on the south side of the site.

 

 

 

 

 

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Shoring up of the basement for eventual removal of the old foundations.