Art of Transportation: Gigantic fans

Deck Park Tunnel Exhaust Fan

Deck Park Tunnel Exhaust Fan

By John Dougherty / ADOT Communications

You might wonder what a big fan has to do with transportation, but this fan is an important component of the Interstate 10 Deck Park Tunnel. It is only one of four gigantic fans installed in each tube of the tunnel. The fans were installed in case emergency ventilation is needed. Read our other Deck Park Tunnel posts to find out more about the tunnel's history and inner workings.


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