DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Primoris Services Corporation(NASDAQ:PRIM) (“Primoris” or “Company”) today announced a new design-build heavy civil award valued at $72 million. The contract was secured by Primoris Heavy Civil, part of the Civil segment.
- The project was awarded by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and is located in East Baton Rouge and Ascension Parishes.
- The award is for the widening of approximately six miles of Interstate 10 from four to six lanes. Project scope consists of widening two bridges, replacing two bridges, raising one bridge, drainage structures, concrete paving with associated earthwork and base course, concrete railing, lighting, signage, and pavement markings.
- Work is scheduled to commence in the third quarter of 2017 and to be completed in the first quarter of 2020.
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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