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“This is Sparta!!!”

Just another great letter from a fun project:

“Woodbridge Energy Center, a combined cycle power plant project located outside of New York City, held a team building event to concur the Tuxedo Ridge Spartan Sprint Race consisting of 4.7 miles of torturous trails and 22 obstacles. Crawling through miles of mud and barbed-wire – we can attest that the printed logo’s designed and provided by Sportex weren’t wearing off anytime soon. Thanks again Sportex!”

Spartan Race 2015

Spartan Race 2015

Spartan Race 2015

Spartan Race 2015

Spartan Race 2015

Spartan Race 2015

 

 

 

Kiewit-Sundt Team Speeds Freeway Expansion to Finish in Arizona

ENR Kiewit Sundt

PHOTO COURTESY OF SUNDT CONSTRUCTION INC.

Story by ENR magazine 09/19/2011

Battling monsoons, heat, live traffic and subpar soils, a joint-venture team expects to complete 30 miles of a Phoenix-area freeway expansion in just eight months—adding another reason for the Arizona Dept. of Transportation to embrace design-build as it constructs projects to cope with growing traffic.

A team of Kiewit Corp. and Sundt Construction holds the approximately $90-million contract to add 30 miles of high-occupancy vehicle lanes to Loop 101 between state Route 51 and Interstate 10.  “To do this many miles in [nine] months is pretty exciting,” says Steve Mishler, ADOT project manager. “Typically, this project would have been broken up into five pieces, and I would have been given 18 months just for design and a year and change for construction.” Continue reading