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VIDEO: Watch Mineola’s Harrison Ave Parking Construction Reach Six Stories

By | Mineola Harrison Avenue Parking Structure

 Crews are nearing completion of the precast concrete construction of the Harrison Avenue Parking Structure in Mineola. Watch as a section is raised by crane to the sixth floor of the structure here: //www.amodernli.com/project/mineola-harrison-avenue-parking-structure/ The modular construction method employed at the Mineola Harrison Parking Structure eliminates the need to…

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Participate in the LIRR Expansion Project Design-Builder Incentive Program’s 3Q 2019 Community Scorecard

By | LIRR Expansion Project

MTA Capital Construction and the Long Island Rail Road want your input! Construction of the LIRR Expansion Project from Floral Park to Hicksville is well underway. As part of this Project, MTACC/LIRR have developed a series of environmental and community commitments in coordination with the Project-adjacent communities to minimize construction-related…

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Watch It Happen! LIRR’s Successful Roll-in of Nassau Boulevard Bridge in Garden City

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Nassau Boulevard Bridge

The LIRR Expansion Project team completed the Nassau Boulevard Bridge roll-in, its fifth successful on-time bridge installation since the beginning of June. During the weekend of October 5-6, the existing bridge was removed and the new one lifted and rolled into place. Following the “roll-in,” tracks, power, communications and other…

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Nassau Boulevard LIRR Bridge in Garden City Completed, Roadway Reopens

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Nassau Boulevard Bridge

Marking the fifth bridge installation since June, the LIRR Expansion Project team completed the Nassau Boulevard Bridge roll-in this past weekend. In just 55 hours, LIRR and 3TC crews successfully replaced the 108-year-old, 11’6” Nassau Boulevard Bridge in a single weekend, October 5-6. The new bridge was installed and power…

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Inside the Safety Program at Urban Avenue LIRR Bridge Installation in New Cassel

By | LIRR Expansion Project, Urban Avenue Grade Crossing

At the core of MTA LIRR’s values is safety: for employees, contractors, customers and residents who live near our construction sites. Throughout the course of the LIRR Expansion Project, safety officials have been and continue to monitor every project element to make sure construction crews and nearby residents are safe during construction.

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