Construction Gallery - Las Vegas,
May 17, 2003
photos courtesy of John Flores of G.C. Wallace, Inc.
It's a tight squeeze down the alley behind several Strip casinos, but there's space for monorail work.
Here's a support for the future Harrah's/Imperial Palace Station.
A little further south the Flamingo Hilton station takes shape.
This little fellow escaped from the Flamingo Hilton and luckily workers rescued him before concrete was poured into this form. Do you think escaped penguins was something foreseen in monorail construction?
Flamingo Hilton Station-a few days later
The last hole is drilled for Phase I of the Las Vegas Monorail!
Drill crew sets the last column dowel of Las Vegas Monorail's Phase I.
Granite Construction's Cole Lane and drill crew pose after a job well done!
Previous Las Vegas construction pictures:
April 5, 2003
March 27, 2003
February 23, 2003
February 5, 2003
January 21, 2003
November 16 , 2002
November 12, 2002
August 5, 2002
July 10-12, 2002
June 27, 2002
June 7-18, 2002.
Late May 2002.
April May, 2002, tall columns.
May 3, 2002, beam manufacturing continues.
March 26, 2002, first dual-guideway beams up.
March 22-24, 2002, first look at t-supports.
January 16-17, 2002, first beam lifted into place.
January 2-3, 2002, columns and rebar.
December 2001 beam yard images.
October 2001 first pylons and track.
August 2001 ground breaking images
photographs copyright the Monorail Society
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