Monday, February 26, 2024

OHLA added a new contract in the United States for 306 million

OHLA, through its American subsidiary Judlau Contracting, was awarded a new contract in Illinois (United States) for a value of approximately 305.7 million euros. (323.8 million dollars), as reported this Thursday in a statement.

With this new contract, the company emphasized that it strengthened its project portfolio in the United States by almost $835 million by adding this award to the one recently announced in New York, where it will make improvements to the subway in the city, in particular, a total of 13 stations. In addition, with this new contract, there are already 21 projects that the company has done for the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (Istha) since it began its activity in the Midwest of the United States in 2014.

The scope of the contract in Illinois, located on the southern side of the Tri-State Tollway (I-294), specifically at the I-290/I-88 interchange, includes demolition and excavation work, the construction of 13 new steel girder and precast concrete bridges, and removing the pavement and placing new concrete for about 4 kilometers of the southbound road and shoulder. Likewise, the removal and replacement of approximately 17,100 square meters of new noise dampening wall and the construction of approximately 17,000 square meters of retaining wall will be implemented.

Judlau’s team, as detailed by the company, will also carry out drainage and utility improvements, ‘intelligent transportation system’ infrastructure, temporary and permanent lighting systems, erosion control measures, and landscaping improvements. . To this will be added, among other aspects, the placement of signs and the maintenance of traffic operations.

OHLA subsidiary Judlau currently has 13 active contracts in the central US region, including “major road and bridge reconstruction projects” for clients such as the Illinois Department of Transportation, the City of Chicago, and Chicago’s Metropolitan Water Reclamation District.

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