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In Chicago, Kenny Construction is nearing completion on the Albany Park Stormwater Diversion Tunnel, which it bored using a Robbins TBM it has owned since the 1990s.
Metro joined local, state and federal officials Feb. 23 to break ground on Section 2 of the Metro Purple Line Extension Project that will add 2.6-miles of new subway service to downtown Beverly Hills and Century City.
President Trump’s long-awaited infrastructure plan was unveiled on Feb. 12, calling for a federal investment of $200 billion over 10 years, which would be leveraged into $1.5 trillion through local and state tax dollars in addition to private investment.
McMillen Jacobs Associates recently announced six Principal promotions in the firm’s Underground Division: John Murray, Kristian Nelson, Troy Page, Samuel Swartz, Mark Trim and Sarah Wilson.
Tutor Perini Corp. on Dec. 19 announced that a JV between its subsidiary, Frontier-Kemper Constructors, and Aecon Group Inc. has received NTP from Rio Tinto to complete the construction of the remaining 7.6-km section of a 16-km second tunnel at the Kemano Generating Station in British Columbia.
STRABAG SE has had an infrastructure contract in Toronto awarded to its Canadian subsidiary. The scope of the work includes the construction of a 180-m long tunnel under Highway 401 to accommodate two tracks operated by Ontario’s public transport agency Metrolinx.