Southwest Pulse: Construction Projects for Fall 2018
Clark County is seeking bids for a Union Pacific Railroad improvement project estimated at approximately $60 million in Las Vegas. Scope includes grade-separation roadway, bridges and related appurtenances along Valley View Boulevard from Tropicana Avenue to Flamingo Road and Harmon Avenue from Decatur Boulevard to Aldebaran Avenue. Construction activity will include removal of existing improvements including bituminous pavement, cold planing, curb, gutter, sidewalk, walls, medians, pavement markings, pull boxes, traffic signal system, street lights and water facilities. Bids are due Oct. 5. Clark County Dept. of Finance, Relay Nevada, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Fl. 4, Las Vegas, 89106. DR#18-00779179.
Clark County is reviewing bids for the installation of pedestrian protection along Las Vegas Boulevard between the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign and Sahara Avenue. Demolition includes removing concrete sidewalk and landscaping. Construction includes installation of security bollards, post and cable and new concrete sidewalk. Project cost is estimated at $25 million. Clark County Dept. of Finance, Adleen Stidhum, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Fl. 4, Las Vegas, 89106. DR#18-00771037.
The New Mexico Army National Guard is receiving bids for its Las Cruces Readiness Center, a 34,476-sq-ft facility that will include offices, administration, restrooms/lockers, storage and a small hangar for minor aircraft maintenance. Sitework includes a road extension from Armory Road on the south to Gasoline Alley on the north, a controlled perimeter and gates, paving for vehicle and aircraft parking and a helipad. New Mexico Army National Guard-Facilities Management, Peter M. Allen, Staff Architect, 10 Bataan Boulevard, Santa Fe, 87508-4609. DR#18-00720676.
The Carlsbad Municipal School District has announced that Bradbury Stamm Construction submitted the low bid for an 80,000-sq-ft structural-steel elementary school. Also submitting bids were FCI Constructors and Christensen Building Group. Contract award is expected by the end of September. Carlsbad Municipal School District, Don Owen, Operations Director, 408 N. Canyon St., Carlsbad, 88220-5812. DR#12-00585277.
Tab Contractors Inc. has begun work on improvements to Bruce Woodbury Beltway from Tropicana Avenue to Decatur Boulevard. Work includes replacement of existing asphalt shoulders with Portland cement concrete pavement as well as roadway widening. Work also consists of removal of all high-mast luminaires and replacement with LED luminaires, traffic control, signage and drop inlet and pull box adjustments to grade. Tab Contractors Inc., 6600 Amelia Earhart Court, Ste. B, Las Vegas, 89119-3535. DR#18-00725230.
The town of Gilbert is in the design phase of its cultural and education center project, estimated at $70 million. The work is anticipated to include instructional studios and specialized facilities for the visual, musical, sculptural and performing arts. A community auditorium is also a featured part of the planned scope. Construction activity is expected to begin after 2023. Town of Gilbert, 50 E. Civic Center Drive, Gilbert Municipal Center, Gilbert, 85296-3463. DR#12-00403134.
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