CONSTRUCTION UPDATES

WEEK OF JULY 27, 2020

Monday, July 27, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company prepared for upcoming pavement pour for northbound lane 1 on Buffalo Grove Road. R.W. Dunteman Company placed sandbag cofferdam for the Buffalo Creek Stream diversion work.  R.W. Dunteman Company continues work on preparing the mobile batch plant for the upcoming trial batches with IDOT

  • Trine continued the installation and removal of existing storm sewer pipe and structures along northbound IL-83 south of Lake Cook Road and along westbound Lake Cook Road by Lexington Drive

  • Home Towne installed 4" conduit for traffic signals at the IL-83 and Jewel intersection

  • Areatha completed installing sheet piles for Buffalo Grove Road Bridge south abutment cofferdam 

  • Atlantic Painting grinded, blasted, cleaned and applied prime coat on the bottom flange of all beams on Buffalo Grove Road Bridge

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company placed 10” concrete pavement along northbound lane 1 on Buffalo Grove Road. R.W. Dunteman Company continued placement of sand bag cofferdam for the Buffalo Creek Stream diversion work. R.W. Company continued preparing the mobile batch plant for the upcoming trial batches with IDOT

  • Trine continued with installation and removal of existing storm sewer pipe and structures along northbound IL-83 south of Lake Cook Road and along westbound Lake Cook Road by Lexington Drive

  • Home Towne installed 2.5" conduit for lighting at the IL-83 and Jewel intersection

  • Areatha received materials for the Buffalo Grove Road Bridge reconstruction and completed the pile driving for Retaining Wall A

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company framed and poured the pavement sleeper slab at the intersection of Weiland Road and IL-83. R.W. Dunteman Company prepared subgrade for the placement of temporary pavement on westbound Lake Cook Road. R.W. Dunteman Company prepared the mobile batch plant for the upcoming trial batches with IDOT

  • Trine continued installation and removal of existing storm sewer pipe and structures along northbound IL-83 south of Lake Cook Road and along westbound Lake Cook Road by Lexington Drive

  • Areatha excavated for new footing inside the southeast cofferdam and broke and removed the north approach slab and backwall at the north abutment of the Buffalo Grove Road Bridge. Areatha started forming for Retaining Wall A

Thursday, July 30, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company placed temporary by-pass pavement and adjusted catch basins along westbound Lake Cook Road near Buffalo Grove Road.  R.W. Dunteman Company continued placement of the sand bag cofferdam for the Buffalo Creek Stream diversion work. R.W. Dunteman Company prepared trial batches with IDOT for new concrete mix designs

  • Trine adjusted the pipe underdrain, inlet frame and grates and removed existing storm sewer along IL-83 in preparation for upcoming pavement pours. Trine continued with installation and removal of existing storm sewer pipe and structures along westbound Lake Cook Road by Lexington Drive

  • Areatha continued installation of sheet pipe for the north abutment cofferdam and continued to excavate for the widened footing at the south abutment

Friday, July 31, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company placed new curb and gutter along northbound IL-83 and placed aggregate subgrade along Weiland Road and IL-83

  • Trine continued installing of 12" water main at the southeast corner of Lake Cook Road and IL-83. Trine continued with installation and removal of existing storm sewer pipe and structures along westbound Lake Cook Road by Lexington Drive

  • Home Towne installed 4" conduit for the proposed traffic signal connection at the intersection of IL-83 and Jewel

Saturday August 1, 2020

  • Trine installed 16" water main along westbound Lake Cook Road in preparation for a new connection near Buffalo Grove Road. Trine continued with installation and removal of existing storm sewer pipe and structures along westbound Lake Cook Road by Lexington Drive

Honorable Toni Preckwinkle, President

Cook County Board of Commissioners

John Yonan, P.E., Superintendent
Department of Transportation & Highways 

CONTACT

Berenice V. Alvarez

(847) 497-0860‬

info@cookcountyLCR.org

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