Photo by Jeff Rubenstone/ENR Several barges at the Tappan Zee Bridge project site have come unmoored recently. Related Links: Perfectly Aligned Political Will Pushed New NY Bridge Process New York State Secures $1.6-Billion DOT Loan for Tappan Zee Bridge Replacement The New York State Thruway Authority said on March 31 that it will withhold up to $1 million per month in progress payments to Tappan Zee Constructors LLC due to repeated incidents of construction barges at the site of the new Tappan Zee Bridge coming unmoored and drifting down the Hudson River. The most recent incident took place on March
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.