Madison County, NC: I-26 CONSTRUCTION (NCDOT)

DIVISION:

Construction

ROLE:

Prime Contractor

OWNER:

NCDOT

CONTRACT VALUE:

$51,500,000.00

COMPLETION DATE:

October 2002

This project was 2.83 miles of four lane divided roadway which is now I-26.  The contract value was $51,348,000 and had 8,850,000 CY of unclassified excavation and 1,000,000 CY of undercut.  The unclassified excavation was a mixture limestone, quartz, and dirt of this approximately 70% of the project was drilled and blasted. The unclassified excavation was moved with a combination of 637 scrapers, 773 off road dump trucks and 777 off road dump trucks.