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Construction Reports: Southwestern

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 : Grading, Drainage, Granular Base, Hot Mix Paving & Structure Rehabilitation
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. Intermittent lane closures for Shouldering operations. Shoulder closures only
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: April 29, 2016 - May 06, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 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. April 24th 2016 - Sunday (No Construction Activities) April 25th – 30th, 2016 Highway 26- From 0.6 kilometer west of Grey County Road 2 to 0.1 kilometers east of Grey County Road 21 Potential Intermittent single lane closures for winter sand removals/ Layout refresh. Traffic control barrels and Traffic Control Persons in place, if required.
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: April 29, 2016 - May 06, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 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: April 29, 2016 - May 06, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 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: April 29, 2016 - May 06, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 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
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.
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 There is no impact on traffic. 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.
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: April 29, 2016 - May 06, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 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 2 - May 6 8:00 pm to 7:00 am. Highway 401 eastbound from Highway 8 to Hespeler Road single lane closure: May 2 - May 6 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 2- May 6 7:00 pm to 7:00 am. South-West ramp (Hespeler Road to Highway 401) ramp closure: May 2 - May 6 10:00 pm to 6:00 am. West-North/South ramp (Highway 401 to Hespeler Road) single lane ramp closure: May 2 - May 6 11:00 pm to 6:00 am. West-East ramp (Highway 8 to Highway 401) single lane ramp closure: May 2 - May 6 7:00 pm to 7:00 am. East-West ramp (Highway 401 to Highway 8) single lane ramp closure: May 2 - May 6 11:00 pm to 6:00 am. 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: April 29, 2016 - May 06, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 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. There is no impact on traffic. Eastbound and westbound single lane closures throughout the project limits.
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: April 29, 2016 - May 06, 2016
Last Updated: April 29, 2016

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