DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Primoris Services Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: PRIM) (“Primoris” or “Company”) today announced a new heavy civil award valued at approximately $11 million. The contract was secured by the Primoris James Construction Group, part of the East Construction Services segment. Work is scheduled to commence on the project in the first quarter of 2015 and to be completed in 2016.
- The project was awarded by the Arkansas Highway Commission and is located in Pulaski County, Arkansas.
- The project is for the replacement of an overpass bridge that spans the Union Pacific Railroad and the construction of the roadway approaches.
- The scope of work includes 2,600 cubic yards of bridge concrete, 6,700 linear feet of steel h-piles, 40,000 cubic yards of embankment, and 10,000 tons of asphalt.
Founded in 1960, Primoris, through various subsidiaries, has grown to become one of the largest construction service enterprises in the United States. Serving diverse end markets, Primoris provides a wide range of construction, fabrication, maintenance, replacement, water and wastewater, and engineering services to major public utilities, petrochemical companies, energy companies, municipalities, and other customers. The Company's national footprint extends from Florida, along the Gulf Coast, through California, into the Pacific Northwest and Canada. For additional information, please visit www.prim.com.
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