Tour the new PortMiami Tunnel

  • Deadline work: Contractors will be fined $115,000 every day beyond May 19 that the tunnel is not ‘substantially’ complete. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • High-powered industrial fans are installed on both the eastbound and westbound lanes of the PortMiami Tunnel to constantly circulate the fresh air, as the road is now paved with concrete. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • Miami, March 10, 2014 Workers are busy near the entrance to the east bound PortMiami Tunnel. Paving of the roadway is scheduled to start this week. JOSE A. IGLESIAS / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • Constructions workers add the finishing touches to the PortMiami Tunnel Westbound lanes on Tuesday, 6 de May 2014, before the dedication of the tunnel later this month. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • A look inside: Constructions workers add the finishing touches to the PortMiami Tunnel Westbound lanes on Tuesday before the dedication of the tunnel later this month. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • Constructions workers add the finishing touches to the PortMiami Tunnel Westbound lanes on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, before the dedication of the tunnel later this month. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • Miami, March 10, 2014 Workers instal panels in the interior walls of the East bound PortMiami Tunnel. JOSE A. IGLESIAS / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • View of the new tunnel's entrance-exit inside Port of Miami connecting with Watson Island, the project is almost finished and will be opening by May 2014. This project will provide direct access between the seaport and highways I-395 and I-95, releasing the cargo trucks traffic from down town Miami. on Thursday March 13, 2014. PEDRO PORTAL / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

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  • Constructions workers use the walkways between the east and westbound lanes while adding the finishing touch to the PortMiami Tunnel on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, before the dedication later this month. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • The pouring of concrete has smoothed out the lane to the PortMiami Tunnel Westbound lanes on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 before the dedication of the tunnel later this month. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • Miami, March 10, 2014 Workers install lighting near the Eastbound PortMiami Tunnel's exit to the Port. The road is now ready to be paved and it is scheduled to start this week. JOSE A. IGLESIAS / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • High powered industrial fans are installed on both the eastbound and westbound lanes of the PortMiami Tunnel to constantly circulate fresh air as the road is now paved with concrete before the dedication of the tunnel later this month. C.M. GUERRERO / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • Miami, March 10, 2014 The entrance to the PortMiami Tunnel on Watson Island looking east. Paving of the roadway is scheduled to start this week. JOSE A. IGLESIAS / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF

  • Miami, March 10, 2014 The east bound (left), and west bound (right) lanes are visible in this view of the PortMiami Tunnel from the Port looking east. JOSE A. IGLESIAS / EL NUEVO HERALD STAFF