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O&G Wins Paving Award for New Haven Highway Project

Thu March 15, 2018 - Northeast Edition #6
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The team of O&G Industries and Tutor Perini Corporation won the National Asphalt Pavement Association's Quality in Construction Award for the reconstruction of I-95 / I-91 / Route 34 Interchange, known as Contract E.
(O&G Industries photo)
The team of O&G Industries and Tutor Perini Corporation won the National Asphalt Pavement Association's Quality in Construction Award for the reconstruction of I-95 / I-91 / Route 34 Interchange, known as Contract E. (O&G Industries photo)

The team of O&G Industries and Tutor Perini Corporation was recently awarded the National Asphalt Pavement Association's (NAPA) Quality in Construction Award for the reconstruction of I-95 / I-91 / Route 34 Interchange, known as Contract E.

The six-year, $365 million project was completed in the fall of 2017 and involved the demolition of 19 bridges over the 7.2-mi. span of highway, including one that took place overnight in sub-freezing temperatures. The project was one of the several projects that comprised the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge replacement project

The project has won four additional awards including: 2017 Congress (CBC) Project Team Award of Merit for a Transportation Project; 2017 American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials America's Transportation Award for Projects over $200M; 2017 Connecticut Road Builders Association (CRBA) Arthur Gruhn Excellence in Construction Award for Large Projects; and the 2014 Connecticut Construction Industries Association (CCIA) Excellence in Construction Health & Safety Award.

The award was presented at NAPA's 63rd Annual Meeting in San Diego on Feb. 14th.

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