Wagman Heavy Civil Lands Contract for RTC in Delaware

Thu January 31, 2019 - Northeast Edition #3
Wagman Heavy Civil Inc.


The contract for the Claymont Regional Transportation Center was awarded to Wagman Heavy Civil Inc.
The contract for the Claymont Regional Transportation Center was awarded to Wagman Heavy Civil Inc.

Wagman Heavy Civil Inc. announces they have been awarded the contract for the Claymont Regional Transportation Center (RTC) in New Castle County, Del. The Claymont RTC is the northernmost of the state's four train stations and links Delaware to the Philadelphia region.

The $54 million design-build project, awarded by the State of Delaware, includes a three-tiered parking garage and plaza area with ticketing space, restrooms and other amenities; two elevated platforms with canopies; a pedestrian bridge with associated towers; at-grade parking; and a new roadway and shared-use path connecting existing pedestrian and bicycle facilities. Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson (JMT) is supporting Wagman as the Designer of Record.

Mike Glezer, CEO of Wagman, stated, "Wagman has the unique ability to provide heavy civil, general building construction and geotechnical construction expertise, which, along with our train station experience, will benefit this much-anticipated community improvement project. We are excited to partner with DelDOT and make this project a reality."

Construction on the project is slated to begin this summer and is scheduled to be complete in thirty months.

Wagman is a multi-faceted construction firm with major operations in heavy civil, general construction, and geotechnical construction services. Founded in 1902, Wagman is a fourth generation, family-owned company with offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia. As a heavy civil contractor, Wagman is a nationally recognized leader within the industry. Wagman's core competencies include: design-build, infrastructure, marine construction, modified concrete, grooving and grinding and geotechnical construction services.

For more information, visit wagman.com.