HCSS asked HeavyBid customers to brag. We wanted to know the largest jobs our clients have won using our estimating software. So we put a banner on our HeavyBid home page asking for the biggest success stories. Here's what we got.
Boh Bros. served as the prime contractor to build the low-level section of the I-10 freeway, which spans 4.5 miles across Lake Pontchartrain in Orleans and St. Tammany parishes in Louisiana. The work included 36” precast pile driving, cast-in-place and precast concrete caps, and more. The contract was completed in June 2012.
This portion of the interstate highway in northwestern Nevada was completed in 2006. The entire interstate, which is still under development, starts in Reno and will eventually terminate south of Carson City.
The Contract C portion of the ICC contains approximately 3.8 miles of new six-lane highway, as well as improvements to other area roads. Construction involved interchange structures over existing highways while maintaining heavy traffic flow.
The ICC project included construction on a 4-mile stretch of the highway as well as a 2-mile stretch of collector-distributor roadway and two complex interchanges. The total project will create the 18.8-mile ICC to connect Montgomery County and Prince George’s County.
Phase 2 of the Expo Line will extend light rail service from the current terminus in Culver City to Santa Monica, including seven new stations. Costs include design, construction, utility relocation, light rail vehicles and real estate.
Bechtel studied Yucca Mountain as the proposed site of the first national nuclear waste repository to permanently store nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste and prepared a license application for the site, which was submitted to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 2008.
The majority of the current work on the transit project consists of advanced utility relocation, with heavy construction beginning in Summer 2014.
The BART Silicon Valley Project is a 16-mile extension of the existing railway system, including the line, track, systems and stations. The joint venture was able to bid the project at $77 Million less than the engineer’s estimate, while accelerating the schedule.
Florida’s largest-ever transportation project involves the reconstruction of 15 major interchanges, reconstruction of more than 140 bridges, four median toll lanes, and the rebuilding of general use lanes along a 21-mile corridor. Construction will begin in the first quarter of 2015.
This bridge across the Hudson River is a 3.1-mile twin span cable-stayed bridge with angled main span towers. It is the single largest bridge construction project in New York’s history. The first span is expected to open in 2016.
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