Tunnel Turned Into Safety Training Facility

Discussion relating to commuter rail, light rail, and subway operations of the MBTA.

Moderators: CRail, sery2831

Re: Tunnel Turned Into Safety Training Facility

Postby CRail » Mon Jul 08, 2013 10:27 am

Heavy rail equipment won't fit on its own trucks, but remember this is a streetcar tunnel, so light rail equipment would most certainly fit. The way this has been set up now, however, has the static displays built into place and with the facade on the portal you're not going to get anything bigger than a truck (or a bus, I suppose) into the tunnel.
Moderator: Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
Avatar:3679A (since wrecked)/3623B (now in service as 3636B).
User avatar
Posts: 2339
Joined: Tue May 18, 2004 8:27 am
Location: Eastie

Re: Tunnel Turned Into Safety Training Facility

Postby Rbts Stn » Fri May 04, 2018 5:42 pm

Waking up this old thread, Channel 4 (WBZ-TV) had a piece shot inside this station during a recent training exercise on the 6PM news. I imagine it will be on their later newscasts tonight (WSBK at 8, WBZ at 11) and maybe on their website, too, if you want to see what it looks like.
User avatar
Rbts Stn
Posts: 607
Joined: Thu Feb 09, 2012 2:09 pm
Location: waiting for an "A" train to Watertown


Return to Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: sonicdoommario and 5 guests