EXCLUSIVE: Minsk Metro Construction From Above

Construction of the 3rd metro line is without doubt one of the most large-scale projects of the decade.

The 3rd line will be 17.2 km and will connect the south of Minsk with the north. First four stations will welcome passengers in 2020.

For the first time in history of Minsk underground its tunnels are dug by a 550-ton boring machine that arrived to Belarus from France.

A similar one was used during the construction of the Eurotunnel between France and Great Britain.

Video courtesy of TUT.BY

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