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Construction Reports: Southwestern

Contract #: 2016-3001
Start of Construction : May 23, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : May 11, 2018
Highway : 401
Length of Construction : 24.90 km
Close To : Chatham
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Concrete Paving, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structures
Value of Contract : $76,047,892.00
Description : Highway 401 from 1.0km east of Essex Road 42 IC to 4.4km east of CK Rd 7 (Merlin Rd) (EBL) and from Merlin Road to 0.6km east of Bloomfield Road (WBL) LHRS: 47920/11.3 to 47910/7.8 (WBL) 47940/6.20 to 47920/7.5 (WBL) WP 3091-12-02 carries the CA and UR
Traffic Impact : 401 From Merlin Rd, easterly to 0.68 kilometre east of Bloomfield Road (westbound lanes). From 1.0 kilometre east of Essex Road 42 easterly to 0.15 kilometre east of Drake Road (eastbound lanes) Construction Zone is 5.5 kilometre west of Essex Road 42 to 4 kilometre east of Bloomfield Road. There is no impact on traffic. Eastbound and westboun shoulder closures will be in place for installation of Construction Signage throughout the project.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-3023
Start of Construction : May 16, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : October 14, 2016
Highway : 3
Length of Construction : 9.90 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Hot Mix Paving & Electrical
Value of Contract : $4,325,660.00
Description : Resurfacing from Highway 4, Talbotvill to Centennial Avenue, West Junction St.Thomas East - 9.6 kilometres.
Traffic Impact : 0.1 kilometres west of Highway 4 to 0.4 kilometres east of west junction of Highway 3 & Centennial Avenue. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. One lane closed with flagging. Speeds reduced to 60 kilometres per hour during flagging. No width or height reductions.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-3015
Start of Construction : August 31, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : November 27, 2016
Highway : 7
Length of Construction : 8.60 km
Close To : Stratford
Type of Contract : Milling and Paving
Value of Contract : $4,969,773.00
Description : Resurfacing from 0.5 kilometres east of Perth Line 9 to the west limit of Stratford. Rehabilitation of Gillard Drain Culvert.
Traffic Impact : Highway 7 from 0.1 kilometres west of Perth Line 9 to the west limit of Stratford (Perth South Line 29) 9.2 kilometres. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. One lane closed with flagging. Speeds reduced to 60 kilometres per hour during flagging. No width or height reductions.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-3009
Start of Construction : July 15, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : November 30, 2016
Highway : 26
Length of Construction : 13.20 km
Close To : Collingwood
Type of Contract : Grading, drainage, granular base, hot mix paving, electrical and structural
Value of Contract : $9,844,789.00
Description : Thornbury to Collingwood - Resurfacing 13.2 kilometres.
Traffic Impact : Highway 26, From 0.6 kilometres west of Grey County Road 2 to 0.1 kilometres east of Grey County Road 21. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Reduced speed limit from 80 to 60 kilometre per hour. One Lane closure, 3.5 metres
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-3007
Start of Construction : July 30, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : December 24, 2016
Highway : 401
Length of Construction : 13.30 km
Close To : Chatham
Type of Contract : Highway 401 Rehabilitation of Westbound Lanes, Hot Mix Paving, Concrete Paving, Electrical and Structures
Value of Contract : $31,581,000.00
Description : Reconstruction: Essex Rd. 42 to Merlin Rd. Westbound Lanes, Chatham-Kent Including Government Drain Bridge #1(Site 13-55 W), McDougall Drain Bridge(Site 13-190 W), Baptiste Creek Bridge(Site 13-188W), Little Baptiste Creek (Site 13-187W), Queen Street overpass, Sinclair Drain Culvert, and Electircal Improvements.
Traffic Impact : Highway 401 from 1.0 kilometre east of Essex Road 42 easterly to 0.8 kilometres east of Merlin Road. There is no impact on traffic. Highway 401 Eastbound alternating lane closures for shoulder grading. Speed limit reduced to 80 kilometres per hour. No width restrictions. Highway 401 Westbound Lanes. No Restrictions. All lanes open.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-3005
Start of Construction : June 01, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : October 15, 2016
Highway : 21
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Exeter
Type of Contract : Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structures
Value of Contract : $7,260,989.00
Description : Mega 2 Culverts - Various Highways 4, 8, 21, & 23 (19 Structural Culverts Rehab/Replace)
Traffic Impact : Highways 4,8,21,23. Various locations across Lambton, Middlesex and Huron Counties. Site 1 – Highway 8 at Sanctuary Line. Site 2 – Highway 4 at McGillivary Drive. Site 3 – Highway 21 at Egremont Road. Site 4 - Crediton Road. Expect delays up to 5 minutes. Work either completed or with no lane restrictions.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2015-3000
Start of Construction : March 07, 2016
Estimated End of Construction : December 01, 2016
Highway : 401
Length of Construction : 10.00 km
Close To : Chatham
Type of Contract : Highway 401 / Highway 40 Interchange and Reconstruction of the Eastbound Lanes, Hot Mix Paving, Concrete Paving, Electrical and Structures. Structure Rehabilitation - Jacking from 01:00-05:00 hours.
Value of Contract : $68,116,169.00
Description : Reconstruction of Highway 401 & Highway 40-Communication Road Interchange-Reconfigure, Replacements Structures Hwy. 40 U/P, Lucas Drain Structure, Rehab Site McGregor Creek Bridge (EB & WB), N-W ramp Bridge over McGregor, Traffic Control, Drainage, Electrical, Contract Admin & Utilities, Realignment of Pinehurst Rd., Reconstruction of Hwy. 401 - 10 kilometres -Chatham. CSX Eastbound and Westbound Overpass #13-239/1 and 2.
Traffic Impact : Highway 401 from 0.3 kilometres West of Charing Cross Road easterly to 3.1 kilometres East of Harwich Road and Highway 401 / 40 Interchange. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. 401 Eastbound will be reduced to a single lane for installation and shoulder strengthening; Speed reduced from 100 to 80 kilometres per hour; 4.7 meter width restriction. 401 Westbound will be reduced to a single lane for installation and shoulder strengthening; Speed reduced from 100 to 80 kilometer per hour; 4.2 meter width restriction.401 Eastbound and Westbound will be reduced to a single lane for installation and shoulder strengthening; Speed reduced from 100 to 80 kilometers per hour; 4.0 meter width restriction. 40 Flagging operation for Roadway Protection installation at McGregor Creek Bridge. Highway 401 Eastbound and Westbound 15 minute closures (Rolling Slowdown by OPP) for jacking of the CSX overpass.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2014-3014
Start of Construction : June 08, 2015
Estimated End of Construction : July 31, 2019
Highway : 401
Length of Construction : 5.50 km
Close To : Cambridge
Type of Contract : Garding, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Electrical and Structural Replacement and Structure Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $121,719,000.00
Description : New Illumination both Eastbound and Westbound Bullnose Decision Points on Highway 401, Eastbound and westbound ramp Terminals at Highway 8 including a multi lane merge. 8 to 10 Lane Widening - Highway 401 Major Widening from Highway 8 to Regional Road 24 (Hespeler)-Project Length 5.5 kilometres, Retaining wall Eastbound lanes at Rogers Road. Designated Construction Zone - 401 eastbound Begins - 14+890 at 278 kilometer marker Ends - 19+523 at 282 kilometer marker. Designated Construction Zone - 401 westbound. Begins - 19+759 at 282 kilometer marker. Ends - 14+870 at 278 kilometer marker.Designated Construction Zone - Hwy 8. Begins - 8+586
Traffic Impact : Hespeler Road, Regional Road 24 to Highway 8. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Regulatory 80 kilometre speed zones are in effect in construction zone. Reduced lane widths - 3.5 metres with 0.5 metre shoulders. Highway 401 westbound from Hespeler Road to Highway 8 single lane closure: May 24 - May 27 8:00 p.m to 7:00 a.m. Highway 401 eastbound from Highway 8 to Hespeler Road single lane closure: May 24 - May 27 8:00 pm to 6:00 am. North-West ramp (Hespeler Road to Highway 401) and North-East ramp (Hespeler Road to Highway 401) ramp closure: May 24- May 27 7:00 pm to 7:00 am. South-West ramp (Hespeler Road to Highway 401) ramp closure: May 24 - May 27 10:00 pm to 6:00 am. West-North/South ramp (Highway 401 to Hespeler Road) single lane ramp closure: May 24 - May 27 11:00 pm to 6:00 am. West-East ramp (Highway 8 to Highway 401) single lane ramp closure: May 24 - May 27 7:00 p.m to 7:00 a.m. East-West ramp (Highway 401 to Highway 8) single lane ramp closure: May 24 - May 27 11:00 p.m to 6:00 a.m. Ramps will not be closed simultaneously. Emergency Detour Route as signed.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2013-3019
Start of Construction : March 26, 2014
Estimated End of Construction : September 30, 2016
Highway : 402
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To : Strathroy
Type of Contract : Structure Rehabilitation
Value of Contract : $6,003,300.00
Description : Structrure Rehabilitation-Highway. 402- Miller Road underpass, Springer Rd Underpass, Carriage Road. Underpass-Site 19-539, Sharon Rd Underpass-Site 19-541, Woodhull Rd. Underpass-Site 19-542, Westdel Bourne Underpass-Site 19-543, White Oak Rd. Underpass-Site 19-546- MEGA #2 - CONTRACT #5 (PROCUREMENT APPROVAL ID# 120985)
Traffic Impact : Carriage Road Underpass, Highway 402 East and West Bound lanes from 0.4 metres West of Carriage Rd to 0.4 metres East of Carriage Road. There is no impact on traffic. Intermittent shoulder closures to erect construction signage.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2012-3007
Start of Construction : June 27, 2013
Estimated End of Construction : December 29, 2016
Highway : 3
Length of Construction : 0.00 km
Close To :
Type of Contract : Structural Replacement
Value of Contract : $27,953,735.00
Description : Replacement/Rehabilitation of Grand River Bridge (Cayuga), Culvert Replacement in Cansfield, near Cayuga.
Traffic Impact : Highway 3, Cayuga/Grand River Structure 500 metres West of Grand River Bridge to 500 metres East of Grand River Bridge. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. Periodic Short Term Single lane Flagging for Vehicle Access/Exit Narrow Lanes westbound lanes 3.25 metres eastbound lanes 3.25 metres. Recommended Speed of 30 kilometres per hour.
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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Contract #: 2011-3003
Start of Construction : October 01, 2011
Estimated End of Construction : October 31, 2016
Highway : 7
Length of Construction : 5.50 km
Close To : Kitchener
Type of Contract : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving, Structural, High Mast Illumination, Noise Barriers and ATMS
Value of Contract : $96,115,878.00
Description : Reconstruction from Fischer Hallman Road to Courtland Avenue, Kitchener 5.5 kilometres - Includes 12 Bridge Rehabilitation.
Traffic Impact : Highway 7/8: From 1.9 kilometres West of Fischer-Hallman Road Easterly to 0.8 kilometres East of Courtland Avenue. Expect delays up to 10 minutes. 1. Yes, 2. Yes, 3, Varies, 4. No. Eastbound: Nighttime single lane closure throughout the project limits. Tuesday - Friday 1. Yes, 2. Yes, 3, Varies, 4. No. Westbound: Nighttime single lane closure throughout the project limits. Tuesday - Friday 1. Yes, 2. Yes, 3, Varies, 4. No. Intermittent nighttime ramp closures at Fischer-Hallman. Tuesday and Wednesday
Region of Ontario : Southwestern
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 20, 2016 - May 27, 2016
Last Updated: May 20, 2016

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