Photography: Pedro Figueiredo
How were the tunnels built? What difficulties were overcome with their construction? What lies beyond the spaces used by the public?
During the visit, it will be possible to comprehend the way the underground spaces are constructed, uncover technical areas of a station and walk through the tunnels which are used by the vehicles during the day.
Organisation: Metro do Porto e Faculdade de Engenharia do Porto, FEUP
Guidance: Jorge Quelhas, Metro do Porto and António Topa Gomes, FEUP
Date: 23 to 24 February 2017 (thursday to friday)
Time: 00:30 a.m.
Capacity: 35 people
Target audience: general
Meeting point: Faria de Guimarães Metro Station– main atrium
Way out: Trindade Metro Station
Pedestrian path: 2kms approximately
Entry: free entry through previous inscription
Note 1: it is advisable to wear comfortable shoes and clothing
Note 2: given that the meeting point is different from the exit, we suggest that if go by car, park near the Trindade Underground Station and take the Underground from there to the Faria Guimarães Station.
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