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Tunnel-boring machine named “Driller Mike” after Atlanta rapper

“Driller Mike” is the winning name for the Atlanta Department of Watershed Management’s new tunnel-boring machine, the city announced today. The name is a tribute to Atlanta hip hop artist and activist Killer Mike. It beat out “Peach Beast” and “Scarlett” in a public vote. “Driller Mike” will construct a five-mile tunnel connecting the former Bellwood […]