Transit Tunnel http://www.kplu.org en Sound Transit's giant tunnel machine nearly finished http://www.kplu.org/post/sound-transits-giant-tunnel-machine-nearly-finished <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-956346.mp3</p><p>The giant digging machines that will bore twin tunnels from Husky Stadium to Seattle&rsquo;s Capitol Hill are being assembled at the Port of Tacoma. They&#39;re called Tunnel Boring Machines, and they vaguely resemble Apollo-era rockets, lying on their sides.&nbsp;</p><p>And with their current paint-jobs, sporting Sound Transit&#39;s green and blue colors, they might be Lego toys, inflated to a surreal scale.</p><p> Sat, 05 Mar 2011 02:14:23 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 936 at http://www.kplu.org Sound Transit's giant tunnel machine nearly finished