Bruckner Expressway over AMTRAK and CSX Railroads

This $74M design/build project consisted of the rehabilitation of Bruckner Expressway Bridge over AMTRAK and CSX Rail Roads and involved a new superstructure with rehabilitation of the abutments and replacement of the deck. The REI Team was responsible for performing an in-depth inspection, a deck evaluation, rehabilitation report, review of preliminary and final design and construction support services for the rehabilitation of the expressway, work permits, insurances, work schedule, and evaluating traffic maintenance plan (MPT). The REI Team actively communicated with utilities and Rail Road companies for coordination of the work.

 

Client

New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT)

 

Key Services

  • Environmental Inspection
  • Hazardous Waste Management
  • Asbestos and Lead Abatement

Project Description

EnTech provided environmental services regarding lead-based paint removal, painting, asbestos, hazardous waste, and soil contamination management. Responsibilities included reviewing the lead removal and painting specifications and drawings, reviewing and approving lead removal and painting work plans, ensuring the required permits were obtained and overseeing the contractors de-leading and painting operation. The responsibilities related to hazardous waste management included preparation of soil sampling plan, coordination with laboratory for testing of the samples, conducting soil sampling at the site, and preparing the soil sampling report.