Salt Lake City International Airport chooses Sterling Construction for USD66m project

Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (NasdaqGS: STRL) subsidiary, Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company, LLC (RLW), was the selected bidder on the terminal concrete package for the Salt Lake City International Airport — Terminal Redevelopment Program (TRP), the company said.

The project, valued at USD66 million, is scheduled to start in March of 2017 and is expected to be completed in late 2019.

The job consists of all civil and bridge work associated with the elevated roadway leading up to the terminal, as well as the concourse, parking structure and gateway buildings. The bridge will be over 2,000 feet long and entails in excess of 100,000 linear feet of steel piling, 40,000 square feet of retaining wall, and 125,000 cubic yards of excavation.

Sterling is a heavy civil construction company that specializes in the building and reconstruction of transportation and water infrastructure projects in Texas, Utah, Nevada, Colorado, Arizona, California, Hawaii, and other states in which there are construction opportunities. Its transportation infrastructure projects include highways, roads, bridges, airfields, ports and light rail. Its water infrastructure projects include water, wastewater and storm drainage systems.