Finally, the construction work of tram line №2 in Nice began. However, on Friday there was a serious incident. In the heart of the city, on the street of Victor Hugo, which is currently under construction, has been collapsed the ground.
Since the machine that dug the tunnel was faulty, earth on the Victor Hugo Street collapsed during the digging of the tunnel. According to the construction service, this place had to take the tram tracks. Because of the incident, there were damaged pipelines. Many houses on the street were left without gas due to the accident. Moreover the gas service was caused, which defined the security perimeter for pedestrians and motorists. At the moment all the problems in this area of work are eliminating.
As you know, tram line №2 in Nice, length of 11.3 kilometers is an important municipal project, which has been completed in 2016. But for many reasons the construction was postponed. This tramline will connect the port with two terminals of the airport of Nice Côte d'Azur. Now it is being major construction work on the road that prevents citizens and tourists. The construction of a new tram line laid about 760 million euros.