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Route 54 Project – Updates

Written on: March 30th, 2012 in Route 54

Presently, the contractor has completed the excavation on the north side of the road and is completing the placement of the stone base.  The contractor has also begun the placement of the curb.  In the next few weeks, the contractor is hoping to begin placing the sidewalk and asphalt for the north side widening.  Presently, […]


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I-95/SR 1 Interchange Project – Update

Written on: January 25th, 2012 in I95/SR1 Interchange

Christiana Mall Road Bridge: All three deck pours are complete.  This week the contractor will be preparing for the parapet wall construction.  The goal is to open the new bridge to traffic in mid to late March, but that date is very weather dependent. For more information, please visit the project website at i95.deldot.gov.


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Indian River Inlet Bridge – Update

Written on: December 30th, 2011 in Indian River Inlet Bridge

Finishing activities continue as the work progresses towards a January 2012 opening to traffic.  Some of the primary activities remaining to be performed prior to opening include: deck surface grinding and grooving, pavement striping, final stay tensioning adjustments, stay damper installation, pylon work platform removal, tower crane removal and final punchlist work.  Some additional work […]


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Indian River Inlet Bridge – Update

Written on: December 12th, 2011 in Indian River Inlet Bridge

Several finishing activities continue as the work progresses towards a January 2012 opening to traffic.  The concrete bridge barriers are complete and the new polyester polymer concrete (PPC) deck overlay work is on-going.  Bridge electrical and lighting work continues, but is not critical for the bridge opening.  Final tensioning adjustments and damper installation work also […]


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Elkton Road Construction – Update

Written on: November 4th, 2011 in Elkton Road

The repair work to an approach slab on the south end of the project is scheduled to occur this weekend.  The Contractor will be performing a minor traffic switch this week at Casho Mill Road and plans to close the Elkton/Apple Road intersection this weekend for paving. Scheduled Completion Date: December 17, 2012


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Indian River Inlet Bridge – Update

Written on: November 4th, 2011 in Indian River Inlet Bridge

Despite the adverse weather, another major milestone for the project was reached Friday evening, October 28, with the successful removal of the form traveler over the inlet.  The final form traveler removal now clears the way for many of the more conventional finishing activities.  There is still a considerable amount of work remaining, some of […]


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Route 54 Project – Updates

Written on: November 4th, 2011 in Route 54

Phase 1 has been completed, which is all of the drainage, and are now in Phase 2.  Phase 2 consists of the widening on the south side of Route 54.  Excavation of the existing roadway has been completed, placement of the stone base, placement of the underdrain, and are continuing to place the electrical conduit.  Placement of […]


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I-95/SR 1 Interchange Project – Update

Written on: September 26th, 2011 in I95/SR1 Interchange

Limited work activities such as clearing, and installation of erosion and sediment control measures Christiana Mall Rd. Bridge: The pier and abutment wall work is complete and waiting for the steel girders to be delivered (Scheduled to be delivered on 9/27/11).  Other activities such as roadway construction and bridge painting activities continue as well.  We […]


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Indian River Inlet Bridge – Update

Written on: September 26th, 2011 in Indian River Inlet Bridge

The final 10-foot closure pour over the inlet is expected to occur by early November.    Recent weather conditions (Hurricane Irene, and remnants of Tropical Storm Lee) have impacted the project and created some schedule delays. These delays could push some future weather-dependent activities into the early winter period thereby hindering construction efficiency towards the end the project.  […]


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Route 54 Project – Updates

Written on: September 26th, 2011 in Route 54

Night work operations were extended through the month of September.  Day work is expected to resume on October 3.  The contractor  continues placement of the new drainage pipe.  A few remaining pipe runs cannot be completed due to conflicts with Verizon utilities.  Once the relocation is performed the drainage system will be completed.  The hot-mix wedging […]


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