Sample Projects / Heavy Highway : Mon/Fayette Expressway

Project Info:

Location: Cheat Lake, WV

Approx. Value: $12,500,000

Client: West Virginia Division of Highways, District #4

Status: Fall 2006 - Spring 2008


This project consisted of widening existing Rt. 857 from a two-lane to a three-lane roadway with a significant change in roadway grades, removal of contaminated soil and water from an old gas station site, installation of two large box culverts with energy dissipaters with scour basins, installation of over 15,000 lf of storm drain pipe ranging from 18" to 72" diameter, placement of over 1.0 million cy of excavation and fill material, stream relocation, construction of multiple detours, temporary signal installation, and stone and asphalt paving. Project was completed on schedule despite multiple utility relocation issues.