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April 2, 2013 at 6:17 PM

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Big tunnel digger 'Bertha' arrives in Seattle


ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES

A crew member of the ship carrying Bertha, the giant boring machine, is in red (far right) dwarfed by the 57 1/2-foot cutting face of the machine.

ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Bertha, the tunnel boring machine, arrives in 41-pieces aboard a ship from Japan Tuesday. It's welcomed by the spray from a Seattle fireboat and a harbor tour cruise by the bow.

For more photos from Bertha's arrival, visit the gallery.

For more information on Bertha's arrival and where you can see it, check out our graphic.

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