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July 262017

Shoring and Utility Work in the Roadway at Mount Pleasant Station

ORIGINAL ISSUE DATE: June 1, 2017
Updated: June 22, 2017 

UPDATE: July 26, 2017

What Work is Taking Place?

In June 2017, crews began shoring of the station box in the roadway, starting on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East.  

Shoring is a common step in the process of constructing the foundation of a building.  Steel piles, as well as braces and tie-backs, will be installed around the perimeter of the station box to support excavation.  Read more »

July 212017

Watermain Service Work at Fairbank Station

What work is taking place?

Beginning as early as July 24, crews will be performing water main service work in the vicinity of Dufferin Street and Eglinton Avenue West. The work will take place primarily in the existing work zones, but temporary pedestrian rerouting around work zones may be in effect. Read more »

July 212017

Update: Gas Main Support at Laird Station

To prepare for upcoming mining operations at Laird Station, micro piles will be drilled to the north of the Laird Station Secondary entrance. Micro piles will support local gas mains during mining. 

Hours of Work/ What to Expect  Read more »

July 202017

UPDATE: Continued Shoring Works at Eglinton Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Support of excavation work, also known as shoring, began in early May 2017 for the future Eglinton interchange station. This work includes pile installation, jet grouting and road deck installation. In May, shoring work began within the former Salvation Army property at 7 Eglinton Avenue East, which is now complete.   Read more »

July 202017

Crane Delivery and Installation at Oakwood Station

What Work is Taking Place?

 

A large overhead crane will be delivered and installed at the Oakwood Main Entrance starting the week of July 24th.   Read more »

July 192017

UPDATE: Support of Excavation Works at Leaside Station

What Work is Taking Place?

In early 2017, crews began drilling at the Main Station Entrance site as part of the support of excavation work, also known as shoring.  Drill work in the main station area has been completed. The drill machine will now be moved to the Secondary entrance site on the north west corner of Bayview Avenue and Eglinton Avenue East. Read more »

July 192017

Water main Service Work at Mount Pleasant Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Beginning as early as July 20, crews will be performing water main service work in the vicinity of Mt. Pleasant Road and Eglinton Avenue East.  

Crews will trench along the sidewalk on the north west side of Eglinton Avenue East to expose the water main to cut-and-cap the water main in advance of piling in the roadway. Read more »

July 172017

Update: Hydro Ductbank Connections Continue at Science Centre Station

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of ongoing utility relocation work for the future Science Centre Station, crews will be conducting ongoing, intermittent hydro infrastructure work at the intersection of Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue East continues.

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