Expanding Terminal Island WRP
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (center) turned the valve on the current expansion of the Terminal Island Water Reclamation Plant’s Advanced Water Purification Facility. Archer Western is expanding this state-of-the-art facility to effectively double the capacity to produce high quality product water from 6 mgd to 12 mgd.
Harriet, the tunnel boring machine, broke through (again) at MLK Station along the Crenshaw/LAX Transit project. Harriet is digging the second of the two rail tunnels, as the first rail tunnel was completed last year. Harriet will now dig her last leg of the trip toward Leimert Park Station.
Walsh Construction crews in Milwaukee have been building Wisconsin DOT's largest transportation project, upgrading the Zoo Interchange. Teams recently demolished an existing bridge structure, placed precast girders for a new bridge, and constructed future system ramps.
Hammer Heads Visit Ashbridges Bay
Central Ontario Building Trades' Hammer Heads visited Ashbridges Bay WWTP and took a tour of the project site. Hammer Heads is a skill and employment-based training program offering apprenticeship career opportunities to the youth of under-resourced neighborhoods.
Supporting Seattle Youth in Foster Care
The Seattle office worked with Treehouse to provide youth in foster care with clothes, shoes, supplies, toys, books and much more. We were glad to help the Treehouse employees tag and restock merchandise as the organization prepared for another day of supporting Seattle youth in foster care and their caregivers.
Camaraderie + Exercise + Mud = Success
Members of the Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors team at the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project recently participated in Los Angeles' Tough Mudder event. It was a great afternoon of team building and enthusiasm, and we're happy to report that everyone completed the 10 mile course that included over 20 obstacles.
Reducing Sewer Overflows in Northeast Ohio
Early substantial completion was achieved on the Dugway West Interceptor Relief Sewer, a major component of the first phase of the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District’s Project Clean Lake program. The project is part of a network of new sewers that will drastically reduce combined sewer overflows in Northeast Ohio.
Archer Western to Manage Renovation of Biocontainment Critical Care Unit
Archer Western has been selected to manage the phased renovation to convert The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston emergency department into a biocontainment critical care unit. The space will be designed with technology and facility systems capable of isolation, redundancy and sustainable operations.