High Construction Awarded $14.1 Million Contract by PA Turnpike Commission
LANCASTER, PA – High Construction Company today announced that it was awarded a $14.1 million contract by the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission for the general construction of the Plymouth Meeting Maintenance Facility Relocation at the Norristown Interchange, milepost 333.28 on the mainline of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Plymouth Township, Montgomery County, Pa.
The project will include construction of three new buildings: the maintenance building, and truck/equipment storage building, and a salt storage building including salt brine and calcium chloride liquid storage and brine-making station.
The project also includes development of another site located at milepost 332.15+ eastbound and westbound on the Pennsylvania Turnpike to include construction of the following: westbound access ramp to connect to Belvoir Road, Pennsylvania State Police Impound Lot, and maintenance materials laydown storage yard. In addition, the project work includes site improvements including grading, pavement, stormwater system, utilities, fencing, landscaping, replacement of electrical service, domestic water and fire service mains, extension of existing sanitary sewer utility, aboveground fuel storage tanks, vehicle fuel dispensing system, and demolition of the existing Plymouth Meeting Maintenance Facility, located at milepost 333.59 westbound on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
The project will be registered with the U. S. Green Building Council for ultimate certification under the LEED rating system.
Construction will begin in early March and will wrap up in the summer of 2015.
High Construction Company provides design-build, general contracting, construction management, and energy consulting services throughout the mid-Atlantic region of the United States. High Construction specializes in the commercial, industrial, education, hospitality, retail, health care, and multi-family residential markets. The family-owned business is headquartered in Lancaster, Pa., with offices in Williamsport, Pa., and Elmira, N.Y., and employs 40 professionals. High Construction is an affiliate of High Real Estate Group LLC, which also includes Greenfield Architects Ltd., High Associates Ltd., High Investors Ltd., and High Hotels Ltd. For more information about High Construction, call (717) 291-2276 or visit http://www.HighConstruction.com