Hwy 63 Twinning – South of House River to South of Mariana Lake
PROJECT OWNER: Alberta Transportation
PROJECT LOCATION: Hwy 63 – South of House River to South of Mariana Lake
PROJECT SCHEDULE: August 2013 to September 2015
PROJECT VALUE: $232,000,000 (includes road and bridge work)
The scope of road work for this 31.2 kilometer section of the Hwy 63 twinning project involved excavation of 7,850,000m³, grading, 564,000 tonne GBC, 153,000 tonne ACP, street light installation and other related work.
In addition to the road work, the contract called for the construction of a safety rest/truck staging area, two structural steel girder bridges and one precast concrete girder bridge; this work was completed by Carmacks Bridge Division.
This project was on an accelerated schedule and specifications dictated a completion of September, 2015 with no extensions for weather related delays; Carmacks achieved the deadline.