Cherokee County, NC (Murphy): U.S. 64 Construction (NCDOT)

DIVISION:

Construction

ROLE:

Prime Contractor

OWNER:

NCDOT

CONTRACT VALUE:

$53,000,000.00

COMPLETION DATE:

September 2009

Grading, drainage paving, signals and structures along US Highway 64 from US 19-74-129 in Murphy, NC to east of NC141 Peachtree.  Work included the excavation of 3,875,000 cubic yards of dirt and rock.  Approximately 70% of the project was drilled and shot by WB forces.  The project also included construction of 5 bridges; 3 over the streams and 2 over roadways; and a cast in place 535 FT long double barrel box culvert.  The project was constructed on new alignment.

This project was completed 9 months ahead of schedule.