PDX North Runway Expansion Phase 1

Project Name: PDX North Runway Expansion Phase 1

Location: Portland International Airport

Owner/Agency: Port of Portland

Project Manager: Dave Gobbel

Superintendent: Bob Turney

General Contractor: Wildish Standard Paving Company

Started: April 2009

Project Description: Runway extension; Common excavation; Surcharge placement & removal; Subbase placement & compaction; Surcharge material grading; Aggregate base grading & compaction; Underground storm sewer, sub drain piping, manholes, inlets; Underground waterline, fire hydrants, backflow preventer vaults & assemblies; Electrical trenching & control density fill.

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