VINCI Construction wins design-build contract for the I-64 hyperlink between Hampton and Norfolk in Virginia (United States)

Design-construct settlement protecting 5.Three km viaducts over the sea and new tunnels, as well as widening 14.5 km of current roads
Contract value: €2.Nine billion ($three.Three billion)
18 months of research and fifty-six months of works

The Governor of the State of Virginia inside the United States has announced the award of the settlement for extending and upgrading the I-64 between Hampton and Norfolk to the joint task comprising VINCI Construction Grands Projets and Dodin Campenon Bernard, both VINCI Construction subsidiaries (33%), Dragados USA (forty two%) and Flatiron (25%), well worth €2.9 billion ($three.Three billion).

The challenge requires designing and constructing five.3 km of viaducts over the ocean and new tunnels, as well as widening 14.5 km of current roads.

 

The new aspect entails digging tunnels, every 2.4 km long, among synthetic islands the usage of a variable density tunnel broken system with a diameter of thirteen. Fifty-six metres. The islands could be related to the continent using two viaducts over the ocean, the primary measuring 1 km and the opposite 1.Nine km. For the present aspect, demolition, reconstruction and widening works may be completed over 14. Five km of the avenue and additional visitors lanes will be created in every course. The channel will continue to be used during the works.

The mission’s purpose is to decongest the existing community: the prevailing avenue, which dates returned to 1976, is used each day by over a hundred,000 motors, inflicting tailbacks of up to 8 km to the bridge upstream.

VINCI is a acknowledged participant within the modernisation and extension of America Avenue community. In December 2016, for instance, VINCI Construction Grands Projets brought the Ohio River Bridge among Indiana and Kentucky, which covered a 762 metre cable-stayed bridge, a 512-metre twin-bore tunnel and 19 engineering systems. The Ohio River Bridge assignment turned into the VINCI Group’s first public-personal partnership inside the United States.

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