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Generator testing and commissioning activities to begin at all sites in the coming days and weeks.

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Attend a PCCP JV Construction Update Meeting!  

Next Meeting: TBA

Location: Orleans Avenue Construction Trailers (near the intersection of Marconi Drive and Snipe Street) 

Topic: Regular Quarterly Update 

RSVP: pccp.info@pccpjv.com

Beginning in 2016, the PCCP JV Construction Meeting will be held on a quarterly basis.

                

Current Activities

HOT INFO:

  • Orleans East tie-in: tree removal and trimming tentatively scheduled. That work will be along Marconi Drive.
  • London West tie-in work is ongoing along Pratt Drive. Pile delivery trucks for pile driving. Trucks entering from Lakeshore Drive. 

The following activities are scheduled for July 11 through July 24, 2016. 

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17th Street Canal / 30-Day Look Ahead / 90-Day Look Ahead          

Night shift activities to include: Minimal night shift activities scheduled for this week.

Day shift activities to include:    

  • Installation of permanent bulkhead sheets along the pump station. Elevated noise levels expected.
  • Marina Recirculation line is ongoing.  
  • Concrete placement for the additional bypass gate. Trucks entering and exiting West Roadway.
  • Removal of sheet pile around the pump station. Elevated noise levels expected.
  • Installation of precast wall panels for the auxiliary building and pump station. Delivery of panels via West Roadway.       
  • Installation of roofing for the pump station and auxiliary building. Delivery of roofing panels via West Roadway.
  • Delivery of materials to site. Trucks entering and exiting from West Roadway. 

Orleans Avenue Canal / 30-Day Look Ahead / 90-Day Look Ahead      

Night shift operations to include: Minimal night shift activities scheduled for this week.

Day shift activities:

  • Installation of permanent bulkhead around the pump station continues. Elevated noise levels expected.
  • Placement of concrete for the bypass structure walls and discharge cofferdam walls. Concrete trucks entering and exiting Lakeshore Drive.   
  • Tree trimming and removal for the East twall tie-in is tentatively scheduled.
  • Delivery of materials to site. Trucks entering and exiting from Lakeshore Drive.      

London Avenue Canal / 30-Day Look Ahead / 90-Day Look Ahead   

Night shift activities to include:  Minimal night shift activities scheduled for this week.

Day shift activities:        

  • Removal of sheet pile around the pump station. Elevated noise levels expected.   
  • Excavation of the additional bypass gates continues this week.
  • Installation of combi wall piles in the canal. Removal of sheets along the bypass structure. Elevated noise levels expected.
  • West twall tie-in: building access for the crane on the sand berm.
  • Delivery of materials to the site. Trucks entering and exiting from Leon C. Simon and Lakeshore Drive.

Construction Impacts

  • Elevated noise levels from pile driving, generators, etc.
  • Pile Driving Activities: between 7:00 AM and 9:00 PM
  • Increased truck traffic (trucks will utilize approved haul routes)
  • Temporary road closures
  • Extended work hours (24 hours per day)
  • November 2013 – Project Completion (2017)

Efforts to Minimize Impacts

  • Noise and vibration monitoring plan.
  • “Five Cubits” GPS tracking system to monitor trucks / ensure that they are following approved haul routes.
  • Some materials will be delivered by barge.
  • Construction signage is being placed around the sites. 
  • Any temporary road closures will be communicated to the public ahead of schedule.
  • The Corps will continue to inform / educate the community about the project in advance of major construction.