Sunday, March 23, 2014

Today in photos of a 200,000-pound transformer on Avenue A


[Photo by Allen Semanco]

Woo, here it is. The new transformer for the Con Ed substation that has blocked traffic on Avenue A this weekend.

This will be a painstaking precision operation…



… so the new transformer doesn't end up inside Sophie's.

3 comments:

paddy523 said...

A "New Transformer"??? A giant crane named "Bay"??? Methinks something is afoot............

Anonymous said...

It must have been especially challenging with the electrified sidewalk in front of the station.

Goggla said...

A transformer in Sophie's would really pull the room together.