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ECCO III's Van Wyck Project Featured in 2015 Cranes Inc. Calendar

Posted on Monday, May 04, 2015 in General News
ECCO III construction operations along the Van Wyck Expressway, Kew Gardens Interchange were featured in the 2015 Calendar distributed by Cranes Inc.  The December photo highlights a Liebherr LR 1250 Crane that ECCO III employed to erect the new precast concrete box girders.  The Kew Gardens project is expected to reach completion in Late 2016.                                                Photo credit: Joseph Sadden, Cranes Inc.   Read more »

Harmon Shop Replacement - Phase V Design-Build Project Award

Posted on Thursday, January 08, 2015 in General News
ECCO III Enterprises, Inc. along with our partner Skanska USA Civil Northeast has been selected by Metro-North Railroad as the design-builder for the Harmon Shop Replacement Phase V – Stage I Project.   The team has a seasoned history of working together on the Harmon site, having completed the Phase III and Wheel Truing Facility design build projects as a design-build team.    ECCO III, as a primary contractor, has also completed a handful of projects on the Harmon site including the Harmon Station Improvements project (2001), the Phase I Maintenance Facility & Employee Overpass project (2003), the Croton Harmon & Peekskill ... Read more »

UV Water Technology proven by NYCDEP

Posted on Monday, September 01, 2014 in General News
As reported in ENR on June 2, 2014   Constructed to serve the residents of New York City (NYC), the $1.3-billion Catskill/Delaware Ultraviolet Light Disinfection Facility (Cat/Del) employs 56 UV units, each with a 40 million MGD capacity. This makes them the largest UV'units built to date.The Joint Venture team of Skanska, ECCO III Enterprises, Inc. and J.F. White Contracting Co. completed construction of the facility. "This represents a tremendous leap forward in water treatment technology, it is by far the largest water treatment plant of its kind in the world. The second largest U.S. installation in operation treats less than one-third of the capacity of ... Read more »

Kosciuszko Bridge Design-Build Project Award

Posted on Friday, May 23, 2014 in General News
ECCO III Enterprises, Inc. is proud to announce that the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) has selected our design-build team (Skanska-Kiewit-ECCO III) to design and construct the new Kosciuszko Bridge. This mega project- the largest design-build contract ever procured by NYSDOT- is valued in excess of $500 million.  HNTB Corporation will be performing the design work for the project.   SKE was selected as part of a best value selection process due to the team’s exemplary design-build proposal which showed unmatched project comprehension and technical understanding by addressing the needs and concerns of NYSDOT through innovative design and construction ... Read more »