DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Primoris Services Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: PRIM) (“Primoris” or “Company”) today announced two new heavy civil awards totaling $60 million. The contracts were secured by the Primoris James Construction Group, part of the East Construction Services segment. Work is scheduled to commence on the projects in the second quarter of 2015 and to be completed in the first quarter of 2017.
- The projects were awarded by the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department and are located in St. Francis County, Arkansas.
- The projects are similar in size and scope. Both awards involve the construction of a main lane bridge and roadway approaches on Interstate 40.
- The scope of work includes 84 cofferdams, 36,780 linear feet of steel pipe, and 9,800 cubic yards of bridge concrete.
Founded in 1960, Primoris, through various subsidiaries, has grown to become one of the largest publicly traded specialty construction and infrastructure companies 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, state departments of transportation, and other customers. Growing both organically and through acquisitions, the Company’s national footprint now extends nearly nationwide and into Canada. For additional information, please visit www.prim.com.
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