Building the New National Library of Israel Complex
Updates on Construction
August 2018: Work begins on building foundations
Following the completion of excavations at the site, work has now been passed on to Electra Construction Ltd., who have already begun casting concrete for the new building's foundations
May 2018: The digging and reinforcement work is complete
The excavation and retaining wall work has been completed.
The five subterranean floors of the new building have been fully excavated with over 200,000 cubic meters (ca. 7,000,000 cubic feet) of earth removed from the site.