CONSTRUCTION UPDATES

WEEK OF JULY 13, 2020

Monday, July 13, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company removed existing pavement along IL-83 north of Lake Cook Road.  R.W. Dunteman Company prepares subgrade for temporary pavement for the Stage 2B cross over

  • Home Towne installed conduit for the traffic signal interconnection by Weiland Road and IL-83

  • Trine continued to install 12” watermain along westbound Lake Cook Road east of Weiland Road and installed 6" water main along Lake Cook Road

  • Areatha removed existing beam seats on the south abutment of Buffalo Grove Bridge and received material for the cofferdam

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company placed temporary bypass pavement for the Stage 2B cross over along Lake Cook Road. R.W. Dunteman Company excavated a temporary ditch and installed riprap adjacent to the Buffalo Grove Road Bridge abutment to divert water from the storm sewer system to the creek​

  • Home Towne to backfill conduit installed by Weiland Road and Route 83

  • Trine continued to install 12" and 6” water main and hydrant along Lake Cook Road. Trine installed pipe underdrain along Weiland Road near IL-83 and installed underdrain pipe by Weiland Road and IL-83

  • Areatha continues the removal of the existing beam seats on the north abutment at Buffalo Grove Road Bridge

  • Maintenance Coating Company finished placement of the stripping along the IL-83 Stage 4 traffic switch

  • Ruizscape installed the inlet filters and placed temporary seeding on the topsoil stock piles

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company prepared subgrade on IL-83 north of Lake Cook Road and continued the setup of the mobile concrete plant on Aptakisic Road ​

  • Trine continued the installation of 12” watermain and placed frame & grates on the valve vaults along Lake Cook Road.  Trine attempted to dewater the trench to continue installation of the storm sewer along Buffalo Grove Road.  Trine could not continue storm sewer installation due to groundwater infiltrating the trench 

  • Areatha began work on installing sheet piles for the cofferdam on the south abutment of Buffalo Grove Road Bridge 

  • Clausen removed existing beam plates from the bottom flange of the beams at north and south abutments on Buffalo Grove Road Bridge

Thursday, July 16, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company preparing for upcoming pavement pour along northbound Buffalo Grove Road.  R.W. Dunteman Company removed existing pavement along IL-83 north of Lake Cook Road and began to prepare subgrade. R.W. Dunteman Company continued the setup of the mobile concrete plant on Aptakisic Road   

  • Areatha continued to install sheet piles for the cofferdam on the south abutment Buffalo Grove Road Bridge 

  • Sanco installed a temporary concrete barrier wall along eastbound Lake Cook Road for the upcoming Stage 2B traffic switch

  • Industrial Fence Inc installed temporary impact attenuators along eastbound Lake Cook Road for the upcoming Stage 2B traffic switch

Friday, July 17, 2020

  • R.W. Dunteman Company continued preparing for the upcoming pavement pour along northbound Buffalo Grove Road. R.W. Dunteman Company  placed rebar around drainage structures frames and completed a dry run of the pavement pour.  R.W. Dunteman Company continued to prepare the subgrade along IL-83 north of Lake Cook Road

  • Home Towne adjusted traffic signal heads on eastbound and westbound Lake Cook Road for Stage 2B shift and installed detection loops on northbound Buffalo Grove Road by the Weiland Road intersection

  • Trine continued to install 6" water main along eastbound Lake Cook Road near IL-83 and adjusted all drainage structure frame & grates on northbound Buffalo Grove Road

  • Areatha completing general site cleanup and loading out excavated material from behind the cofferdam

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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