WATSONVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Granite (NYSE:GVA) announced today it has been awarded a $25 million airport taxiway contract by Los Angeles World Airports for the Van Nuys Airport Taxiway A Rehabilitation - Phase 2 project.
Granite’s scope of work includes the replacement of taxiway pavement, shoulder pavement and taxiway lighting system. In addition, the team will complete airfield signage modifications and various grading and drainage improvements. Approximately 30,000 tons of base materials will be supplied by Granite’s Littlerock and Big Rock Facilities. Construction is scheduled to begin in fall 2019 and conclude in spring 2021.
The Van Nuys Airport is in Southern California’s San Fernando Valley and is one of the world's busiest general aviation airports. Dedicated to noncommercial air travel, it averages over 217,000 takeoffs and landings annually.
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