Granite Awarded USD 23m Runway Rehabilitation Project

Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE: GVA) has announced it has been awarded a USD 23 million runway rehabilitation contract by the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority, the company said.

The contract will be included in Granite´s third quarter 2017 backlog.

Scope of the work on the Runway 9-27 and Cross Taxiways B1, B4-B7, C3 Rehabilitation Project at the San Diego International Airport includes milling and replacing approximately 2.5 million square feet of asphalt concrete pavement, reconstruction of a new taxiway, upgrading of lighting and signage, and new striping and marking.

Through its offices and subsidiaries nationwide, Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE: GVA) is one of the nation´s largest infrastructure contractors and construction materials producers. Granite specializes in complex infrastructure projects, including transportation, industrial and federal contracting, and is a proven provider of alternative procurement project delivery.

Granite is an award-winning firm in safety, quality and environmental stewardship, and has been honored as one of the World´s Most Ethical companies by Ethisphere Institute for eight consecutive years. Granite is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is part of the S&P MidCap 400 Index, the MSCI KLD 400 Social Index and the Russell 2000 Index. For more information, visit