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Granite gets $20 million for Anchorage International Airport

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The heavy civil contractor and construction materials producer, Granite Construction has been awarded a $20 million contract by the Alaska Department of Transportation for the rehabilitation of the taxiways at the Anchorage International Airport.

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The scope of the contract includes the rehabilitation of taxiways R and T, as well as the construction and installation of taxiway shoulders, safety areas, elevated lighting systems and signage.

Construction work will begin in early June 2016 and be completed in a year. Granite Construction will book the project into backlog for the second quarter of 2016.

In the first quarter of 2016, Granite Construction’s total contract backlog recorded an all-time high of $3.4 billion, up 15.3% year over year. ■


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