The bridges, built in 1899, will be demolished and reconstructed. The two, double-track mainline bridges are approximately 400 feet long and span the West Bureau Creek in Wyanet, Illinois and Big Bureau Creek in Princeton, Illinois.
Wyanet, IL 61379, USA
McHugh is constructing Phase 2 of the Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) UPDS Transload Expansion project in Odessa, Texas. The 100-acre expansion of the existing rail yard includes excavation and grading, site utilities, site electric, yard buildings, structural concrete, paving, and 30,000 feet of new track.
Odessa, TX, USA
Construction has begun on the 11.5-mile stretch of UPRR’s Sunset Route from Iris to Acolita in the Imperial Sand Dunes of southern California. Crews will build a second mainline track with 9 bridges, 39 drainage structures with headwalls, 59 jack and bore pipes, and approximately 92,000 cubic yards of embankment.
Iris, CA 92233, USA
Work included the demolition of the existing 203-foot long bridge over Sangamon Street at 16th Street, constructing drilled-shaft retaining walls, and then filling in the viaduct. The work was performed under five live railroad tracks.
947 W 16th St, Chicago, IL 60608, USA