UP Health System-Marquette is planning a $200-million replacement facility for the former Marquette General Hospital. Construction manager Skanska was scheduled to release new drawings in March, with bids due April 5 and construction to start mid-May. The project includes three buildings seven stories above grade. Gresham Smith & Partners is the project architect. When UP Health System parent company Duke LifePoint acquired Marquette General Hospital in 2012, a stipulation committed a minimum $300 million in capital improvements over 10 years. UP Health System-Marquette, Jacob Guter, 580 W. College Ave., Marquette, 49855-2736. DR#12-00421786.
Ohio Dept. of Transportation has plans to replace the decks of the twin IR-480 bridges over the Cuyahoga River Valley in Valley View and Independence, south of Cleveland. Richland Engineering is the civil engineer for the $269-million design-bidbuild project, scheduled to start in August 2017. Ohio Dept. of Transportation, Jerry Wray, 1980 W. Broad St., Columbus, 43223-1102. DR#11-00645709.
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Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is pushing ahead with work on the 95th Street Terminal Improvement Project. The Paschen Milhouse joint venture is the architect and construction manager for the $180-million project, targeted for an August 2018 completion. Chicago Transit Authority, Meesay Her, 567 W. Lake St., Fl. 2, Chicago, 60661-1498. DR#15-00513355.