Projects tagged: Construction Engineering & Inspection

Nelson to Clegg Siding/Hopson Road Grade Separation

This NCDOT project (TIP U-4716A/C) involved 3.8 miles of grading, drainage, and trackbed for a new mainline and siding track in Durham and Wake Counties. The project also included a new four-span underpass structure over Hopson Road providing improved safety, efficiency and mobility in the area. TGS provided preliminary engineering, and construction engineering and inspection…
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Design-Build Bridge Replacements

As part of a $6.2M Design-Build contract for NCDOT in Division 12 (17BP.12.R.101), TGS provided field inspection services for the Shelby Resident Engineer’s Office for the replacement of six bridges. One project highlight was replacing 33rd Street SW over US 70 in Hickory, North Carolina. This project also included five bridge replacements with cored slab…
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UNC Greensboro Pedestrian Tunnel

A pedestrian tunnel under a Norfolk Southern rail line, this structure was a joint project between UNCG and NCRR. Designed to provide a safer path for pedestrians and bicyclists as well as creating connectivity between the University’s main campus and their new, expanding campus. The challenge on this $9M project was the open cut tunnel…
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Upper Twin RR Bridge

In order to replace an aging 1908 historic pin truss bridge with a modern plate girder structure over the French Broad River in Cocke County, Tennessee, TGS provided turn-key engineering services to Norfolk Southern. Over 1 million cubic yards of rock were excavated to improve track alignment and build a causeway in the river to…
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