In the company’s report on Thursday, the contract covers demolition and excavation work, construction of 13 new steel girders and precast concrete bridges, and the removal of concrete and laying of new concrete on about four kilometers of road and shoulder. south
In addition, the removal and replacement of approximately 17,100 square meters of new noise attenuation wall and the construction of approximately 17,000 square meters of retaining wall will be implemented and improvements will be made to drainage and public services, infrastructure of Intelligent Transportation, temporarily. 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.
These actions will try to improve the safety of travel in a segment where more than 300,000 vehicles circulate every day. The I-290/I-88 interchange at I-294 is one of the most important in the highway network, according to the company.
With this new contract, OHLA strengthens its project portfolio in the United States by almost 835 million by adding this award to the one recently announced in New York. With the latter, it will make improvements to the city’s metro in a total of 13 stations.