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Construction Reports: Northwestern

Contract #: 2013-6017
Start of Construction : October 15, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : April 30, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Marathon
Type of Contract : Structure Rehabilitation Detour
Value of Contract : $3,368,180.00
Description : Temporary detour including a temporary structure for the Pic River bridge rehabilitation 7.2 kilometres east of Marathon.
Traffic Impact : Pic River Bridge, 7.2 kilometres east of Marathon. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. There are no lane restrictions in place and there are no reduced speed limits in effect.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6016
Start of Construction : October 28, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : June 30, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Red Rock
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structures
Value of Contract : $4,336,121.00
Description : Part 1) new South Trout Creek bridge 1.3 kilometres west Highway 628 on the future east bound four lane alignment; Part 2) South Trout Creek Bridge detour around the old bridge; and Part 3) removal of the existing deteriorating South Trout Creek Bridge on Highway 11/17
Traffic Impact : South Trout Creek Detour and Ultimate Eastbound Lane Bridge Construction. There is no impact on traffic. There are no lane restrictions, reduced speed limits or closures in effect at this time.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6011
Start of Construction : October 02, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : September 19, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Ignace
Type of Contract : Structure replacements
Value of Contract : $8,935,832.00
Description : Part 1) Gulliver River Bridge replacement 10.2 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace and Part 2) English River bridge site 41S-073 replacement English River 54.6 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace.
Traffic Impact : Gulliver River Bridge, 10.2 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace and English River Bridge, 54.6 kilometres east Highway 599 Ignace. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Gulliver River Bridge will be reduced to a single lane beginning April 1, 2014. The temporary lane width will be restricted to 3.842 metres. The regulatory speed limit is reduced to 50 kilometres per hour within the construction zone limits.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6008
Start of Construction : September 18, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : August 15, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 20.40 km
Close To : Atikokan
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $7,827,109.00
Description : Flander's Road 38.3 kilometres west Highway 11 B Atikokan westerly 20.4 kilometres to 4.7 kilometres west Seine River.
Traffic Impact : 38.3 kilometres west of Atikokan westerly. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Traffic will encounter single lane closure at two locations within the construction zone limits for replacement of culverts. Advisory reduced speeds of 70 kilometres per hour during construction operations. Traffic is controlled by traffic control persons.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6006
Start of Construction : December 11, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : October 14, 2014
Highway : 599
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Pickel Lake
Type of Contract : Structure Replacement
Value of Contract : $2,194,841.00
Description : Medcalf Lake Narrows bridge rehabilitation 84.6 kilometres north Highway 516; or 220 kilometres north Highway 17; or approximately 94 kilometres north Savant Lake; or approximately 72 kilometres south Pickle Lake.
Traffic Impact : Medcalf Lake Narrows Bridge, 220 kilometres north of junction Highway 17. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Effective April 17, 2014, the single lane is restricted to 3,24 metre width with reduced speeds of 50 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6001
Start of Construction : June 10, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : February 28, 2014
Highway : 527
Length of Construction : 24.30 km
Close To : Armstrong
Type of Contract : Road Construction - Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $9,119,432.00
Description :
Traffic Impact : 123 kilometres north Highway 11/17 northerly for 25 kilometres. There is no impact on traffic. There are no lane restrictions or closures at this time.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2013-6000
Start of Construction : June 28, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : July 28, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structure Work
Value of Contract : $118,227,470.00
Description : 1.2 kilometres east of the junction of Highways 11 and 17 at Nipigon westerly 3.8 kilometres to 0.2 kilometres east of First Street. Part 1, new four Lane Nipigon River bridge 0.4 kilometres west of junction Highway 11; Part 2, two to four lane widening from junction of Highway 11 to First Street; Part 3, full illumination from junction of Highway 11 to Railway Street and transition lighting east of First Street; Part 4, removal of existing bridge; Part 5, is Work By Others a) duct hanger b) Hydro/Bell/Shaw relocations c) watermain work.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11/17, from 1.7 kilometres east of the junction fo Highway 11/17 (Nipigon) westerly to First Street. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. There are no lane restrictions or reduced speed zones in effect at this time.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6022
Start of Construction : May 07, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : October 24, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 17.36 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Road Construction and Bridge Work
Value of Contract : $18,468,706.00
Description : Part 1) resurfacing from Jackfish River 13.4 kilometres east Highway 11 Nipigon easterly 31.2 kilometres. Part 2) Jackfish River Bridge 13.4 kilometres east Highway 11 replacement. Part 3) Jackpine River Bridge, 24.6 kilometres east Highway 11 rehabilitation. Part 4) foundation stabilization berm 3.5 kilometres west Little Gravel River or 40.8 kilometres east Highwy 11 in Wiggins Township (Notes: advance crushing of Granular A and 12.5 stone under minor caps, Dublin Creek realignment removed from this project)
Traffic Impact : 13.4 kilometres east of Highway 11 and 17 junction at Nipigon easterly for 31.2 kilometres. There is no impact on traffic. Construction is complete for the 2013 season effective October 11, 2013. This contract will resume in the spring of 2014.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6015
Start of Construction : March 11, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : April 30, 2014
Highway : 105
Length of Construction : 9.90 km
Close To : Red Lake
Type of Contract : Bridge replacement, grading, drainage, granular base and hot mix paving
Value of Contract : $5,042,190.00
Description : Bug River bridge replacement 9.9 kilometres south Highway 125.
Traffic Impact : Bug River Bridge, 9.9 kilometres south Highway 125. There is no impact on traffic. Effective November 5, 2013, normal lane widths have been restored at this site and open to two lanes of traffic. This contract is shut down for the winter season and construction will start up in the Spring of 2014.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6014
Start of Construction : January 17, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : April 30, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Dinorwic
Type of Contract : Bridge replacement
Value of Contract : $4,291,797.00
Description : Nugget Creek bridge replacement 8.1 kilometres west Highway 72 Dinorwic.
Traffic Impact : Nugget Creek bridge replacement 8.1 kilometres west Highway 72 Dinorwic. There is no impact on traffic. Effective October 30, 2013, normal lane widths have been restored at this site and open to two lanes of traffic. This contract is shut down for the winter season and construction will start up in the Spring of 2014..
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6010
Start of Construction : November 13, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : July 24, 2015
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 14.91 km
Close To : Thunder Bay
Type of Contract : Road Construction - Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Illumination and Structures.
Value of Contract : $50,066,979.00
Description : 4-Laning from 1.0 kilometres west Highway 527 easterly 14.1 kilometres to 0.9 kilometres west of Mackenzie Station Road (Includes the CPR Overhead 8.7 kilometres west of Lakeshore Drive in MacGregor Township) includes Partial Illumination at MacGregor Road and Shuniah Landfill plus temporary transition lighting for 4-ln to 2-ln staging.
Traffic Impact : 1.0 kilometres west of Highway 527/Spruce River Road easterly for 14.1 kilometres. There is no impact on traffic. Traffic is open to both lanes without any lane restrictions. Construction has ceased this season and will commence again in the spring of 2014.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2012-6006
Start of Construction : October 04, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : October 31, 2014
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Fort Frances
Type of Contract : Bridge Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $10,456,598.00
Description : Noden Causeway east of Fort Frances High Level Deck Rehabilitation and minor West Low Level work to complete unfinished.
Traffic Impact : Noden Causeway east of Fort Frances High Level Deck Rehabilitation and minor West Low Level work. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. At the High Level Structure traffic will encounter signals regulating single lane closure controlled by temporary concrete barriers. Lane closure anticipated to take effect on April 21, 2014, and the temporary width restriction will be 3.45 metres. Reduced speed limit of 50 kilometres per hour is in effect.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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Contract #: 2011-6011
Start of Construction : April 12, 2012
Estimated End of Construction : April 25, 2014
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Marathon
Type of Contract : Structure rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $8,746,775.00
Description :
Traffic Impact : Little Pic River Bridge, 27.3 kilometres west of the junction of Highway 626 Marathon for 0.5 kilometres. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. There are no lane restrictions at this time. Lane closure anticipated to take effect on April 22, 2014, and the temporary width restriction will be 4.29 metres. Reduced speed limit of 70 kilometres per hour is in effect.
Region of Ontario : Northwestern
Contact Name : Road Info
Contact Number : 1-800-268-4686 / 416 235-4686 TTY:905 704/2426/1-866-471-8929
Valid for the week of: April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014
Last Updated: April 17, 2014

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