All posts tagged: Brownfields

Rail and TOD News Update

Rail Construction Update The Rail Operations Center aka ROC is  80% complete. This complex is comprised of several buildings including the Operation Services Building (OSB), Maintenance of Way (MOW), Wheel Truing Building (WTB) and Train Wash Facility (TWF). A close look at the photo shows the tracks in place for moving the cars in and out of the ROC. With the expected arrival of the first rail cars early next year, it is good news that this facility will be ready to receive the cars. Other progress was noted during September’s HART Board meeting. A quick rundown shows the following percentage of completion along the route: West Oahu Farrington Guideway 71.7% Kamehameha Guideway Physical Construction 39.6% Airport Utilities Physical Construction 16.8% Airport Seven Piers 100% (an interesting side note to this item is some forward thinking on the part of HART and the contractor to coordinate this construction with the State Department of Transportation’s work on the new long-term parking facility.) Notice to Proceed (NTP) has been issued and ground breaking ceremonies will be scheduled …