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Contract # 857

Contract Name:

Harmon Shop Replacement, Phase III Design-Build

Agency:MTA - Metro-North Railroad
Engineer:Parsons Brinckerhoff-Edwards & Kelcey (Jacobs), JV
Contract Amount:$282,898,000
Contract Completion:2009
Percent Completed By Ecco:62%
Scope of Work:
ECCO III Enterprises, Inc. completed this project as part of the joint venture team, Skanska-ECCO III, JV.
The scope of work for this project included the following: construction of new coach shop, locomotive shop, locomotive wash facility with specialized equipment, parking lots, storage yards, upgrades to substations, supporting track work and site utilities.  New fire, water and storm sewer installed throughout site included four 50,000 gallon oil water separators, flow control structures and pump house, relocation of underground fuel system to an above ground system, and the installation of ballast and track leading into each new building.
The contract included two steel frame buildings with specialized equipment, including overhead bridge cranes, turntable, truck wash, truck repair lift, jib crane and material lift. The foundations of these two steel superstructures utilized steel pipe piles, CIP concrete pile caps, CIP concrete grade beams, and CIP concrete structural slab. Also included was electrical service and distribution, lighting, plumbing, HVAC and telephone and data communications, administrative offices, bathroom/ locker facilities, meeting rooms and lunch rooms.        
The entire site contained petroleum contaminated soil along with non-structural soil, therefore all buildings were pipe-pile supported structures.