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Connecting Washington — KLB Construction, WSDOT Enter Third Phase of Project

A nearly $1 billion job to make a major artery connecting population centers from eastern to western Washington is about to enter the third of four phases, but early on the planned project encountered a glitch that could have brought it to a halt....


Construction Begins On Washington's Revive I-5 Project

Washington's Revive I-5 project has hit full stride as major repaving and expansion joint replacement work began on southbound Interstate 5 between Interstate 90 and Spokane Street. This important preservation work will continue through fall 2022....


WSDOT Awards Granite $24M Design-Build Contract

Granite Construction has been awarded a $24 million design-build contract for the Interstate 5 (I-5) and State Route 11 Padden Creek — Fish Passage project in Bellingham, Wash., by the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)....


Crews Find Way to Speed Up Construction On I-5 Project

Construction crews building the I-5 Portland Avenue to Port of Tacoma Road southbound HOV project have found a way to speed up their construction schedule. It means another change is coming for travelers exiting to Tacoma's city center....


VIDEO: SR 167 Completion Project Gaining Momentum

A new bridge over Washington's I-5 is slated to open to traffic early this summer — the first construction milestone and major component of a new expressway project in the Seattle/Tacoma area....


Crews Improve SR 520 as Part of $455M Project

The ongoing work for the Montlake Project, being constructed by Graham Construction as part of the Washington State Department of Transportation's (WSDOT) SR 520 Bridge Replacement and HOV Program, is slated for completion in 2023/2024....


Construction Crews Reach Milestone at Climate Pledge Arena

Construction crews from Mortenson and OVG Construction and Concrete reached a major milestone at Seattle's Climate Pledge Arena. Workers from the construction crews were taking a mid-day break to join in the traditional "topping out" ceremony that marks the final steel beam being secured into place....


PacWest Machinery Announces Opening of New Dealership

PacWest Machinery has announced the opening of its newest branch in Pasco, Wash. Located at 1249 North California Ave., this new 14,000 sq.-ft. facility sits on five acres and includes a 6-bay drive-through service center, an open sales office and a secured parts warehouse....


PacWest Adds to Leadership Team, Appoints Preston, Oney

PacWest Machinery recently announced key management additions at its Kent, Wash., headquarters location. Cameron Preston and Jonathan Oney have joined the company as general manager of western Washington and director of product support, respectively....


Granite Makes Major Repairs on Interstate 5

A driver traveling north on I-5 from Seattle toward the Canadian border might note the variety of transportation arteries that surround this busy interstate. The heavy truck traffic rolling out of the Port of Seattle carries cargo out of container ships docked from around the world....







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