This project consists of constructing 1.675 miles of auxiliary lanes on westbound I-66 in Falls Church, Fairfax County, VA. The construction is being pursued in the most traveled section of the I-66 Interstate Highway located very close to the Metro. The site team is closely coordinating work with WMATA representatives and in compliance with their adjacent construction manual.
CES Consulting LLC(CES) is responsible for providing construction management and inspection services for project. CES Consulting has provided a construction manager, two inspectors and the project inspector for the project.
CONSTRUCTION: CES is supporting VDOT with construction engineering and inspection services in the field. The CES construction manager is responsible for:
Ensuring that all work is carried out as per VDOT standards and specifications
All testing is performed at the correct frequency
The pay items are properly measured and documented in the daily report
Managing site team comprised of staff from multiple consultants and VDOT
Working closely with the contractor to ensure that all field design conflicts and utility coordination are reduced expeditiously, at the lowest level to avoid disruption to construction activities and traffic
Other services include project controls, schedule analysis, change order estimation and claim analysis. The project is running smoothly through informal partnering with the contractor and all claims have been avoided/mitigated.
Roadway widening including storm drainage construction
Underdrains and cement stabilized aggregate
Sound walls and guardrail
In-plan utility relocations (including sensitive government fiber optic cable)
Asphalt pavement construction and reconstruction
Overhead signs and variable message boards
Extensive MOT work and multiple phased construction
Interstate corridor lighting
ITS communication equipment/duct bank installation and relocation