US-based construction company Tutor Perini has announced that a joint venture (JV) team of its subsidiary, Lunda Construction, together with Ames Construction and Shafer Contracting, has bagged a contract from the Minnesota Department of Transportation for a 35W & Lake Street Project.
The contract has been valued at about $239m and includes various highway and access improvements along a 4.5-mile stretch of I-35W south of downtown Minneapolis.
As per the terms of the contract, the JV partners will be responsible for constructing 23 bridges, 64 cast-in-place retaining walls, grading, drainage, concrete paving and associated structures.
Construction is likely to commence in August 2017 with substantial completion anticipated in the fall of 2021.
Tutor Perini operates as a civil, building and specialty construction firm and provides diversified general contracting and design-build services to private clients and public agencies across the globe.