Projects tagged: Construction Engineering & Inspection

East End Connector

The purpose of the Durham East End Connector project (NCDOT U-0071) is to provide a direct connection between the Durham Freeway (NC 147) and Miami Boulevard (US 70) while improving access to I-85 and I-40. To facilitate this connection, a temporary railroad bridge was built to serve rail carriers while the original is demolished/reconstructed.  The…
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Alston Avenue

U-3308 - This railroad bridge replacement project is part of a larger $39M endeavor for the widening of NC Highway 55 (Alston Avenue) in Durham County, North Carolina. TGS provided the construction engineering and inspection (CEI) services for the installation of a new railroad overpass over NC 55. The unique challenge to this project, in…
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Tryon Road Overhead Bridge

This project involved the widening of I-40/I-440 and a bridge replacement over a Norfolk Southern (NS) rail line on SR 1370 (Tryon Road) in Raleigh, North Carolina. Part of the NCDOT TIP U-4432 project, construction to replace bridge #259 began in mid-2015. The $15M project was completed and the structure accepted by the railroad in…
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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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