Bowen Road Widening

REGION / LOCATION

Nanaimo, BC

PROJECT TYPE

Municipal Infrastructure

COMPLETION DATE

September 2012

SCOPE OF WORK

  • Two phased construction of a 4 lane roadway including 18 m long bridge over the Millstone River complete with pre-cast concrete box girders, cast-in-situ concrete abutments, steel railings and hangers for suspension of utilities
  • Demolition and removal of existing bridge structure
  • MSE Wall Construction
  • Reconfiguration of 2 intersections complete with temporary and new intersection signalization and lighting – Bowen Road at Pryde Avenue and Bowen Road at Buttertubs
  • Traffic control and establishment of detours to accommodate traffic flow of approximately 16,000 vehicles per day through construction site
  • Construction of new roads and reconstruction of existing roads complete with new concrete curbs, sidewalks, asphalt paving and signage
  • Supply and installation of new underground infrastructure (i.e. water, storm and sanitary sewers, electrical, etc.) requiring extensive shoring of deep excavations and by-pass pumping of live sewage
  • Excavation and removal of contaminated soils
  • Landscaping

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