The Vehicle Access and Pedestrian Safety Project will deliver a number of operational and safety improvements for Sydney Opera House. The project involves the construction of a new underground loading dock and the levelling of the existing roadway.
Video footage documenting all stages of the project including tunnel excavation, concrete pours, major milestones and the charismatic VAPS work force can been viewed via the links below.
Below is an animation on how VAPS will look upon completion in 2014.
Construction Progress Update June 2013
The Sydney Symphony perform for the construction workers.
Construction Progress Update November 2012
Construction Progress Update November 2012 Sydney Opera House is currently constructing a new underground loading dock. Learn how our tunnelling team dig through the sandstone beneath the building, the powerful machines they use, their traditions and superstitions.
Construction Progress Update May 2012
Sydney Opera House is currently undergoing the biggest construction project on site since the building opened in October 1973. Discover how a new loading dock is designed and built while keeping the Sydney Opera House running as usual. Watch while the team simulates the new dock operations, diverts a historic stormwater drain, and begins excavation on the Forecourt.