L.A. Regional Connector Is Halfway There

The Los Angeles Regional Connector project recently celebrated a key milestone when the new light rail transit line reached the construction halfway point.

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Both tunnels have now been completed for the Los Angeles Regional Connector project.

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Bill Hansmire (center), WSP project manager, is joined by Larry Lenahan of Skanska and (left) and Rebecca Reeve of Traylor Bros., Inc. (right) at the model of the Angeli TBM at the halfway completion celebration.

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Phil Washington, CEO of LA Metro, addresses the celebration of the halfway milestone for the Los Angeles Regional Connector project.

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The Los Angeles Regional Connector tunnels are located about 100 feet below the surface at 2nd and Hope Station.

WSP USA staff that visited the Regional Connector project shortly before the halfway milestone celebration were (from left to right) Ha Pham, Travis Kraupa, Matteo Montesi, Elizabeth Lundquist, Mitch Fong and Roupen Donikian.