East Side Access CH057

Harold Structures Part 3

Project Details


Tutor Perini Civil
Prime Contractor
Contract Amount: $68 Million

Frontier-Kemper Constructors / Becho
Scant Piles Subcontractor
Contract Amount: $2.8 Million

NYC Metropolitan Transportation Authority

New York, NY

GEC (PB/STV/Parsons)


Project Description

This project entailed the demolition and removal of a tunnel boring machine; several bridges; a substation structure; and catenary and signal power support structures. Associated with this demolition was the mitigation of contaminated and hazardous material. Included was the construction of retaining walls; bridges; ballasted track; foundations and steel structures for catenary support and signals; ductbanks; utilities; trackwork; switches; electrical work; snowmelter substation; and all related environmental, dewatering, relocation of utilities, and support of excavation and monitoring equipment for same.

The work included two retaining walls, 740-foot cut and cover tunnel for Track D approach structure, one-half mile of trough installation, demolition and replacement of 48th St Rail Bridge, track and switch installation, and secant piles for support of the below-ground rail lines.


ESA CH053 (Harold Structures Part 1)
ESA CH054A (Harold Structures Part 2)
ESA CH061A (Michaels – Track A Cut & Cover Structures)
ESA CM005 (Manhattan South Structures)
ESA CM006 (Manhattan North Structures)
ESA CM007 (Grand Central Terminal Caverns)
ESA CM014B (Grand Central Terminal Concourse Facility and Fit-Out)
ESA CQ031 (Queens Bored Tunnels)

ESA CQ032 (Queens Structures and Plaza Substation)
ESA CQ033 (Mid Day Storage Yard)
ESA CS086 (Systems Package No. 3)
ESA CS179 (Systems Facilities Package No. 1)