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Construction Reports: Northwestern

Contract #: 2015-6048
Start of Construction : May 16, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : October 09, 2016
Highway : 71
Length of Construction : 20.40 km
Close To : Kenora
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $8,972,723.00
Description : 0.4km south Hwy 17 Longbow Corners southerly 20.4km (31.2km to the southerly limits of culvert and guiderail work) - 640K (SCR value) Advance crushing of 100mm stone in 2014 under minor caps GWP 6045-13-00
Traffic Impact : From 0.54 kilometres south of Andy Lake Road to 0.45 kilometres south of Highway 17. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Single lane closures at one to two locations within the construction zone.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6047
Start of Construction : May 02, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : September 18, 2016
Highway : 71
Length of Construction : 28.60 km
Close To : Morson
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving.
Value of Contract : $8,488,623.00
Description : Nestor Falls Bridge southerly 28.6 kilometres, overlay.
Traffic Impact : From Nestor Falls Bridge southerly for 28.6 kilometres. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Reduced to a single lane at one to two locations within the construction zone.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6046
Start of Construction : May 30, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : October 04, 2016
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 29.50 km
Close To : Marathon
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $9,466,822.00
Description : 0.6 kilometres west Peninsula Road (former Highway 626) Marathon westerly 23.0 kilometres - advance crushing of 100 millimetre stone.
Traffic Impact : From 0.4 kilometres west of Peninsula Road, westerly for 29.5 kilometres to 1.7 kilometres west of Little Pic River Bridge. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Moving Lane closures at three different locations within the construction zone for ditching and guide rail installation. Effective lane width is 4.25 metres.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6044
Start of Construction : June 01, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : June 06, 2017
Highway : 105
Length of Construction : 39.90 km
Close To : Ear Falls
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Hot Mix Paving
Value of Contract : $22,437,933.00
Description : 61.6 kilometres north highway 17 Vermilion Bay northerly 39.9 kilometres to Ear Falls (or 48.4km north Hwy 609 northerly or Ears Falls southerly). Perrault Falls culvert within project limits.
Traffic Impact : From 48.8 kilometres north of highway 608, northerly for 39.9 kilometres. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Reduced to single lane at one to two locations within construction zone.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6043
Start of Construction : May 30, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : October 13, 2016
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 23.60 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Paving, Illumination, Miscellaneous Electrical.
Value of Contract : $8,049,212.00
Description : 0.1 kilometres east Highway 502 (alias Manitou Road) westerly 26.2 kilometres to Fort Frances east limits including a pedestrian cross-walk in the vicinity of Frog Creek Road (680K advance crushing under 6044-14) rehabilitation (31 C/L culvert replacements).
Traffic Impact : From Fort Frances East Limits easterly to 0.1 kilometres east of Highway 502. Expect delays up to 20 minutes. Effective lane width of 4.0 metres.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6041
Start of Construction : April 18, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : November 01, 2016
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Schreiber
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Replacements
Value of Contract : $15,438,161.00
Description : Part 1) Pays Plat River bridge #3 rehabilitation 24.5 kilometres west Schreiber or 62.2 kilometres east highway 11 (Nipigon Junction) Part 2) Pays Plat Creek bridge #1 site 48C-019 rehabilitation 24.7 kilometres west Schreiber or 62.4 kilometres east Hwy 11
Traffic Impact : Two locations - 24.5 kilometres west Schreiber/62.2 kilometres east highway 11 and 24.7 kilometres west Schreiber/ 62.4 kilometres east highway 11. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Structures reduced to single lane. Reduced speed limit to 50 km/h. Effective lane width 4.26 metres.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6035
Start of Construction : April 01, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : July 24, 2016
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Nipigon
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $2,636,894.00
Description : Ozone Creek bridge rehabilitation 17.6 kilometres east Highway 11 Nipigon.
Traffic Impact : 17.6 kilometres east highway 11 Nipigon. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Reduced to single lane controlled by traffic signals. Reduced speed limit to 70 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width is 4.5 metres. Height reduced at traffic signals.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6008
Start of Construction : June 24, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : June 26, 2016
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 30.90 km
Close To : Ignace
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Paving
Value of Contract : $9,270,979.00
Description : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base and Paving.
Traffic Impact : From 4.5 kilometres west of highway 599, westerly to highway 622. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Effective lane width is 4.5 metres during the working day, controlled by flag person.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6006
Start of Construction : June 10, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : June 30, 2016
Highway : 527
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Armstrong
Type of Contract : Grading, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Embankment Rehabilitation, Culvert Replacement
Value of Contract : $2,792,040.00
Description : McConnell Creek Culvert replacement 144.9km north Hwy 11/17 or 31.6 kilometres north Hwy 811 (this is the permanent fix to the early 2014 washout - former 3500mm x 2200mm x 28m long CSPA Culvert)
Traffic Impact : 32.3 kilometres North Highway 811 at McConnell Creek Culvert. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Gravel driving surface.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6004
Start of Construction : April 04, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : October 14, 2016
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Rossport
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structure Replacement
Value of Contract : $6,813,774.00
Description : C.P.R. Overhead Selim Hill replacement 11.3 kilometres west Schreiber west limits or 5.7 kilometres east Rossport (east junction) or 75.4 kilometres east highway 11 at Nipigon.
Traffic Impact : 11.3 kilometres west Schreiber west limits or 5.7 kilometres east Rossport (east junction) or 75. kilometres east highway 11 at Nipigon. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Reduced to single lane controlled by traffic signals. Speed limit reduced to 70 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width is 3.83 metres, height reduced TO 5 metres at traffic signals.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-6002
Start of Construction : December 01, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : October 27, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Fort Frances
Type of Contract : Structural Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $7,790,598.00
Description : Noden Causeway over Rainy Lake final rehabilitation phase 19.7 kilometres east highway 502 = substructure repairs for all structure sites: east low level 6.2 kilometres east Fort Frances, west low level 5.5 kilometres east Fort Frances and high level 4.7 kilometres east Fort Frances.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11, 0.63 kilometres east of Noden Causeway East Low Level Bridge to 0.63 kilometres west of High Level Bridge. Expect delays up to 5 minutes.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2014-6031
Start of Construction : April 08, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : July 29, 2016
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving and Structural Replacement
Value of Contract : $6,597,000.00
Description : Gravel River bridge site replacement 44.7 kilometres east Highway 11 Nipigon.
Traffic Impact : Highway 17 – Gravel River Bridge 44.5 kilometres West of South junction Highway 11/17. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Reduced to single lane controlled by traffic signals. Reduced speed of 70 kilometres per hour over a 3.8 metres single lane structure width with traffic signal control.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2014-6026
Start of Construction : June 03, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : June 25, 2021
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 11.50 km
Close To : Red Rock
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical & Structures
Value of Contract : $108,768,349.00
Description : Stillwater Creek bridge westerly 11.8 kilometres to Red Rock Road #9 (or 1.5 kilometres west Highway 585 westerly 11.8 kilometres to 4.8 kilometres west Highway 628) predominantly new (four lane) alignment including: North Trout Creek bridges; new west bound South Trout Creek bridge; new east bound South Trout Creek Bridge. removal of the old hwy bridge is under this project; Still Water Creek bridges; Itzcaulde Creek Culvert; and partial intersection illumination for Highway 628, Golf Course Road, Red Rock Road #8.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11/17, 4.8 kilometres west of Highway 628 easterly for 11.8 Kilometres to 1.5 kilometres west of Highway 585. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Effective lane width is 4.25 metres.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2014-6018
Start of Construction : October 01, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : September 29, 2017
Highway : 11
Length of Construction : 16.80 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading earth and rock, granular base, granular sub base, hot mix paving, drainage, culverts, lighting
Value of Contract : $33,710,870.00
Description : 1.5 kilometres east highway 587 westerly 6.5 kilometres to 5.0 kilometres west Highway 587 (starts 1.3 kilometres west of West Loon Road and ends between Eldorado Road and Birch Beach Road).
Traffic Impact : 5.0 kilometres west of highway 587 easterly for 6.6 kilometres. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Earth & rock excavation, shoulder work. Temporary construction access. Regulatory speed of 90 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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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Contract #: 2014-6000
Start of Construction : September 04, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : September 30, 2016
Highway : 17
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Marathon
Type of Contract : Structure rehabilitation, and completion of detour
Value of Contract : $11,517,000.00
Description : Part 1) "RE AWARD" for the Pic River bridge site 48E-025 rehab 7.2 kilometres east Marathon or 0.3 kilometres east highway 627. Part 2) one lane signalized temporary detour including structure now separated from this project and tendered under 6048-13-00, an HST exemption was required for this detour Part 3) advance purchase of modular for detour cancelled - originally tendered under 6017-11-00 Part 4) the removal of the 6048-13-00 detour will be under this project Part 5) old WP 6137-09-01 was unassociated but left in CID
Traffic Impact : Pic River Bridge 7.2 kilometres East of Marathon. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Traffic signals regulating single lane closure. Effective lane width is restricted to a 4.3 metre width by a temporary modular bridge. The regulatory speed will be reduced to 70 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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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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 : Construction of a new four-lane cable stayed bridge over the Nipigon River and widening of the approaches to the bridge to four lanes.
Value of Contract : $118,227,470.00
Description : Construction of a new four-lane cable stayed bridge over the Nipigon River and widening of the approaches to the bridge to four lanes.
Traffic Impact : Highway 11/17, from 1.7 kilometres east of the junction Highway 11/17 (Nipigon) westerly to First Street. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Open to two lanes of traffic. Reduced speed limit of 70 kilometres per hour. Effective lane width of 5.0 metres. No height reduction. May have brief one lane closures during the construction process. The contractor is providing a pedestrian transport service across the bridge at 10-15 minute intervals.
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: May 27, 2016 - June 03, 2016
Last Updated: May 27, 2016

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