Aecon awarded $25 million MTO contract to expand Highway 7
Under the contract, Aecon Construction and Materials (ACML) will work closely with Aecon's wholly-owned subsidiary, The Karson Group, to widen Highway 7 from two lanes to four lanes for a five kilometre stretch, from just west of Highway 15 to the Highway 417 interchange. For the project, Aecon will construct a new interchange and seven concrete culverts, rehabilitate an existing bridge, as well as perform minor signage upgrades. Work on the project is scheduled to be completed in September of 2011.
"The project demonstrates Aecon's ability to bring a full suite of services to infrastructure projects," said Teri McKibbon, CEO of Aecon's Infrastructure Group. "MTO is a valued, Aecon customer and both the ACML and Karson teams look forward to working on this project together."
Aecon recently announced another MTO contract for the
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