City Rail Link construction

Following the construction of the City Rail Link between Britomart and Mt Eden, from enabling works to project completion

164 photos in this gallery. Showing photos 85 - 105

Inside the Chief Post Office, all shops and facilities are closed as the building closes the following week. Ticketing and toilets have moved to the temporary building on the other side

14 January 2017

Inside the Chief Post Office, all shops and facilities are closed as the building closes the following week. Ticketing and toilets have moved to the temporary building on the other side

The seating area inside the Chief Post Office, also closing to the public

14 January 2017

The seating area inside the Chief Post Office, also closing to the public

The temporary entrance on Commerce Street, to be used until strengthening work on the CPO is complete. This building houses ticketing, information and toilets

14 January 2017

The temporary entrance on Commerce Street, to be used until strengthening work on the CPO is complete. This building houses ticketing, information and toilets

The temporary building viewed from another angle. The building was built over the old water fountain, which has been removed

14 January 2017

The temporary building viewed from another angle. The building was built over the old water fountain, which has been removed

The building features the same style of lettering on the front entrance as other new stations

14 January 2017

The building features the same style of lettering on the front entrance as other new stations

Temporary stairs from the top of Britomart down to the platforms have been built over the old gardens, and eventually this will be the CRL tracks themselves

14 January 2017

Temporary stairs from the top of Britomart down to the platforms have been built over the old gardens, and eventually this will be the CRL tracks themselves

Inside the temporary station building at Britomart, showing the new style information displays

14 January 2017

Inside the temporary station building at Britomart, showing the new style information displays

Digging underneath the old shopping centre, with the CRL in this location becoming more evident

29 April 2017

Digging underneath the old shopping centre, with the CRL in this location becoming more evident

Another view of the construction opposite Britomart

29 April 2017

Another view of the construction opposite Britomart

The popular temporary public space outside Britomart is to close in the next few days and become a construction site. The site will return to being a public space once construction is complete

29 April 2017

The popular temporary public space outside Britomart is to close in the next few days and become a construction site. The site will return to being a public space once construction is complete

On Albert Street, signs of the tunnel walls have appeared, with the top of the eastern wall visible here

29 April 2017

On Albert Street, signs of the tunnel walls have appeared, with the top of the eastern wall visible here

A trench for the tunnel wall is being dug at this spot on Albert Street

29 April 2017

A trench for the tunnel wall is being dug at this spot on Albert Street

Beams bracing the tunnel walls have been installed. Beams were also used in the New Lynn trench for a similar purpose

29 April 2017

Beams bracing the tunnel walls have been installed. Beams were also used in the New Lynn trench for a similar purpose

A short section of walls for the tunnel are visible here

29 April 2017

A short section of walls for the tunnel are visible here

Beams for the tunnel walls ready to be installed into the road surface

29 April 2017

Beams for the tunnel walls ready to be installed into the road surface

Outside Britomart, the public space is now closed and replaced with construction activity

17 June 2017

Outside Britomart, the public space is now closed and replaced with construction activity

Although the public space is closed, a single lane has been retained for local access

17 June 2017

Although the public space is closed, a single lane has been retained for local access

The footpath on the western site of Queen Street has also been retained

17 June 2017

The footpath on the western site of Queen Street has also been retained

Albert Street is still very much a construction zone

17 June 2017

Albert Street is still very much a construction zone

The first signs of the new Commercial Bay development rising above the CRL tunnels has appeared

17 June 2017

The first signs of the new Commercial Bay development rising above the CRL tunnels has appeared

A new canopy is being installed on Albert Street for bus passengers, adding to the construction activity

17 June 2017

A new canopy is being installed on Albert Street for bus passengers, adding to the construction activity