GCT Train Shed Rehabilitation

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JamesRR
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GCT Train Shed Rehabilitation

Post by JamesRR » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:58 am

Apparently, the MTA is about to embark on a decades-long project to rehabilitate the train shed north of GCT, which has been rotting away due to water/salt corrosion over a century:

https://www.wsj.com/articles/midtown-ma ... 1573394400

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Re: GCT Train Shed Rehabilitation

Post by Jeff Smith » Tue Nov 12, 2019 11:45 am

That will be an interesting project for sure...
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Re: GCT Train Shed Rehabilitation

Post by DutchRailnut » Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:27 pm

Public will see very little of this , engineers however will get some funny moves to get around construction.
If Conductors are in charge, why are they promoted to be Engineer???

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