Phase 2 BMX – Day 4 The Longest Day

Phase 2 BMX - Day 4 The Longest Day
one epic day for Tampines Bike Park.   We’ve about 30 crew on the track for most of the day, today is the big day where the asphalt turn get its distinct black surface. we’ve 120 tons of hot asphalt, 13 crew all ready for ‘hot feet’  session racking the track as we get the burning hot ...

Phase 2 – BMX Day 3

Phase 2 - BMX Day 3
straight 3 and 4 are ready.        

Phase 2 – BMX Day 2

Phase 2 - BMX Day 2
more touch up at straight 2 and straight 3. while the leveling is done around straight 4.          

2nd phase for BMX track

2nd phase for BMX track
back to BMX. Tom arrived the day before and we spend the day cleaning up the mud fest around the track. Straight one and straight two are touch up for further compaction. while we drop the drain pipe in for turn 3.        

the arena day 3

the arena day 3
               

the arena

the arena
building the frontage of the trail system is not easy. machinery got to stick to predetermine work path so we can preserve the vegetation as much as we could.    

alice in wonderland, the new version of the teletubbies

alice in wonderland, the new version of the teletubbies
we are lost. the whole maze at the front of the bmx area is full of tightly weaved trails. 6 of them are fall lines and 4 of them contain deep ‘ravines’ ruts 1ft and deeper. 3 proposal and plans are put forward and we decided to turn the trails 90 degrees aka fall lines ...

we are done .. with the valley

we are done .. with the valley
the last day of major work at the valley, we are done with MICE drop and the ziggurat exit today!              

mice drop

mice drop
with slingshot done up, we continued on with mice drop in which a series of easy rollers and 1 ft rollable drops. this simple line brings rider back to the feedzone.    

slingshot

slingshot
the final 2 bends before the MICE drop. these 2 turns are so badly eroded that casual maintenance contractors just simply pour cement into it and causes problem later on. side wall eroded and the sharp cement get expose, perfect place for ankle biting and knee scraping. we jump straight to fix the problem with ...