Boston's lessons learned

with a new wave of infrastructure projects underway, the U.S. city is determined to avoid the problems that cursed the "Big Dig"

The Big Dig has cast a long shadow over Boston, Massachusetts, USA. And with a new wave of major infrastructure projects now underway, project sponsors and practitioners in the city are determined to avoid the mistakes that turned the highway tunnel megaproject into a debacle: The US$14.8 billion project closed nine years late, in 2007, and overran its original budget of US\$2.6 billion.
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