Railroad Construction Co., Inc. was recently awarded a $3.6 million contract by Tishman Construction Corp. of New York for the removal and replacement of approximately 3600’ of track at the Hunts Point Produce Market, Building B. Work will include the reconstruction of two parallel railroad tracks, miscellaneous concrete / asphalt work including pavement, sidewalks, curbs, and reinforced dolly pads for trailer parking, installation of precast concrete crossing panels, rubber panel grade crossings and drainage improvements consisting of new structures and approximately 500 LF of reinforced concrete pipe. Work will be performed in 3 phases, with completion scheduled for October 2014.
Special thanks to Jeff Levy, Liz Orsinger, Paul Menzel, Steve Gentile, and Steve Santos from Tishman Construction Corp. of New York; Joe Bonsignore, Joel Minch, and Vito Nigro of Systra; and Nick Rodelli and Ralph Ferrara of the Hunts Point Produce Market. We also thank the following subcontractors and vendors: 50 States Engineering, Coppola Paving and Landscaping, Redwood Contracting, Able Pavement Marking, Casa Redimix Concrete Corp, New York Recycling, LB Foster, Omni Products, Oldcastle Precast, Polycorp, American Rail Marketing and All Points Communications.