After decades of planning, four years of construction, and a dedication ceremony to boot, the PortMiami tunnel will not be opening on time. The opening to traffic has been delayed until mid-June.
In many fields, workers are always told to measure twice and cut once. State transportation officials working on a new train station at Miami International Airport might need to be told that axiom again.
A milestone in the construction of the Miami Tunnel at Port Miami. Monday morning, around 8 a.m., a massive drill nicknamed Harriet broke through on Watson Island and completed the westbound tunnel.
The behemoth drilling machine carving out the new PortMiami’s Miami Access Tunnel may be nicknamed Harriet, but man, does she have a bite.
Come January, the city must pay off $45 million on a short-term loan that helped fund the PortMiami tunnel dig.
More than 100-thousand jobs are expected to be created in Florida in the next few years – all because of a construction project underway in Central America the expansion of the Panama Canal.
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) on Tuesday night denied a request by the multinational firm building the Port of Miami tunnel for an additional $67.5 million from a project reserve fund.
Executives of the multinational firm in charge of the Port of Miami tunnel project are asking for more money from an emergency reserve fund.
Miami residents and businesses are the focus of new initiative to ensure thar Port of Miami Tunnel construction jobs stay within the community. Operation 305 is expected to fill hundreds of positions for Miami residents […]