Second Avenue Subway Tour

March 8, 2012 Updated: March 12, 2012
Epoch Times Photo
Two workers and a journalist stand in front of a large concrete slab in the portion of the Second Avenue Subway project between 68th and 63rd streets during a tour of the project on Wednesday. Most of the blasting is finished; much of the remaining work is hauling debris and rock to the surface, building the stations, and laying track. (Amal Chen/The Epoch Times)

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Epoch Times Photo
Epoch Times Photo
Workers on the Second Avenue Subway project load a gigantic drill bit into the Drill Jumbo, which is used in the evening after blasting is halted to prepare sections of Manhattan schist for blasting the next day. (Amal Chen/The Epoch Times)