Archives for June 2014

250 feet under Indy

An electrical engineer surveys some of the newly installed cabling and conduit stretching down a new boring at the Deep Rock Tunnel Connector (DRTC) outside of Indianapolis, Indiana. AECOM is responsible for providing engineering and construction management services for the project. At more than 250 feet below ground, the tunnel system will store more than […]

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Bridging the old with the new

An evening “L” train crosses the river over a water taxi on the upper level of the newly replaced Wells Street Bascule Bridge in downtown Chicago, Illinois. AECOM is the lead designer for the project that replaced a significant section of the Wells Street Bridge during the course of two, nine-day shutdowns. The project was […]

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“My Kind of Town”

An American Airlines 737-800 taxis to the terminal under the city skyline after landing on the new 10C/28C runway at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport – the world’s second busiest airport. AECOM is providing program management and engineering design services for the O’Hare (Airport) Modernization Program (OMP). The work entails reconfiguring O’Hare’s intersecting runways into a […]

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Breathe easy

Barry Klepp, a professional engineer and project manager with AECOM jots down some punchlist items toward the completion of a walkthru inspection at the new Stickney Sludge Treatment Facility outside of Chicago, Illinois. AECOM served as the prime consultant for engineering and architectural services for the plant which is the world’s largest waste water treatment […]

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