Date of Post: 30 June, 2018
Pune: MahaMetro has started underground metro work started at Swargate. “Pilling operation & soil investigation is in progress before digging of the shaft for placing the Tunnel Boring Machine(TBM) to dig in the tunnels,” Pune Metro tweeted.
Recent Updates in Pune Metro:
Jun 20 : Pillars are ready near Mega Mart at Phugewadi with pillar caps formation in progress. Soon one more launching girder will be launched to speed up the Pune Metro Reach-1 work.
Jun 19 : Piling operation using “Piling Rig” started near riverbed behind Chhatrapati Sambhajiraje Udyan for Pune Metro. Digging is done for pile to be inserted to support the formation of pillar foundation, particularly when hard strata/rock is not found upto 5 mtrs.
Jun 18 : Pune Metro work progress for Reach 2 Vanaz-Civil Court will be implemented in phases, Pillars are getting ready near Ideal Colony, 18 segments are erected at Anand Nagar, 16 pillars with 4 pier caps are completed, 77 footings are done & excavation is going on for other pillars
Jun 15 : Formation of 12th span is in progress at Kharalwadi for Pune Metro Reach 1 PCMC-Range Hills viaduct. Total 115 segments are erected & approx. 6 to 10 segments get lifted per night.
Jun 12 : 2nd span of Pune Metro at Anand Nagar completed for Reach 2.
Source: Pune Metro