Westchester to Long Island tunnel would cost up to $55 billion, study shows

The Journal News » Gov. Andrew Cuomo this week pledged to continue pursuing a long-discussed plan to build a tunnel from Long Island to Westchester or Connecticut. But it won’t come cheap, according to a state-funded study released Friday. An 18-mile tunnel from Rye or Port Chester in Westchester to Syosset on Long Island would cost an estimated $31.5 to $55.4 billion, the study found.

2018-01-16T16:02:03+00:00January 5th, 2018|Bridges, Connecticut, Highways, New York|

Tunneling 200 Feet Underneath Connecticut For Cleaner Water, At A Cost

New England Public Radio » A giant, miles-long tunnel is about to be drilled hundreds of feet beneath Connecticut’s capital. This subterranean project will take years, cost hundreds of millions of dollars, and the hope is, result in cleaner water for the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound.

2017-11-08T15:53:25+00:00November 7th, 2017|Connecticut, Wastewater|

Time-Lapse video: ABC used to replace Conn. bridge

Equipment World’s Better Roads » The Connecticut Department of Transportation used accelerated bridge construction to replace a bridge on Route 8. The process helped trim lane closures to two 14-day segments rather than two years, and a time-lapse video shows the work.

2017-10-25T13:57:34+00:00August 30th, 2017|Bridges, Connecticut, Videos|

The bigness of road & bridge construction

Fleet Owner »

Fleet Owner shares time lapse videos of recent big construction projects to remind us of the size and scope of surface transportation infrastructure projects, and why they cost so much money. The projects featured are California’s $6.4 billion San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, Rhode Island’s Barton Corner Bridge Project completed in 16 days this past August, and Connecticut’s use of accelerated bridge construction techniques to replace the I-84 bridge span near the city of Southington.

https://youtu.be/GDUIYZKlknk
https://youtu.be/42SdLAiAHTA?list=PL61DDF3905B97FEFC
https://youtu.be/SAAMx0W-7S8?list=PL61DDF3905B97FEFC

 

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