The drill rig components have arrived and are being assembled. Actual pile drilling along and outside the south wall to the yards is now anticipated to begin during the week of 4/15th and continue for several months. Equipment issues caused a delay in the previously anticipated start of pile drilling during the week of 4/8th.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
From the latest Atlantic Yards Construction Alert: pile drilling at railyard was delayed, to start this week
The latest two-week Atlantic Yards Construction Alert, dated 4/15/13 and issued today by Empire State Development after preparation by developer Forest City Ratner, has one intriguing piece of news: planned pile drilling at the Vanderbilt Yard, a likely loud and intrusive process for neighbors on or near Pacific Street between Carlton and Vanderbilt Avenues, has been delayed--but should start this week: