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Project Experience: Water Supply Tunnel Project, Massachusetts

The Challenge

A noise and vibration impact assessment was needed in relation to the construction of a 17-mile tunnel between Marlborough and Weston, MA.

The Strategy

HMMH:

  • Evaluated the impact from construction equipment use at shaft sites and service interconnection areas
  • Evaluated impact of noise and vibration from trucking, ventilation fans and blasting
  • Assisted in the design phase of the project, including specifying measures to mitigate noise and vibration impact