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VTA Berryessa BART Extension
VTA Berryessa BART Extension - $772,227,000

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is extending the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) light rail commuter system south from Fremont to San Jose, CA. The Berryessa Extension is the 10-mile, tw...

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Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement
Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement - $649,500,000

The Gerald Desmond span, which opened in 1968, is a major commuting route for the region, and a major trade corridor, carrying 15 percent of all containerized cargo imported to the United States. The ...

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Transbay Transit Center - Concrete Package
Transbay Transit Center - Concrete Package - $111,770,900

The new Transbay Transit Center will be built on the site of the former Transbay Terminal in downtown San Francisco, and it will serve 11 transportation systems: AC Transit, BART, Caltrain, Golden Gat...

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HART Airport Guideway and Stations
HART Airport Guideway and Stations - $875,000,000

The Shimmick/Traylor/Granite team was awarded an $875M Airport Guideway and Stations Design-Build Contract. This project involves the construction of more than 5 miles of a new elevated guideway betwe...

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Golden Gate Bridge Seismic Retrofit (Phase II), South Approach Structures
Golden Gate Bridge Seismic Retrofit (Phase II), South Approach Structures - $154,474,832

The project provided seismic retrofit to the South Approach Structures, reinforcing the historic bridge to withstand an 8.3 magnitude earthquake. The South Approach Structures include the south approa...

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Golden Gate Bridge Retrofit Phase 3A
Golden Gate Bridge Retrofit Phase 3A - $82,000,000

The project was Part A of the third and final phase of the seismic and wind retrofit of the Golden Gate Bridge. The project has four primary elements of work: Lead and hazardous material remediation...

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MTA East Side Light Rail
MTA East Side Light Rail - $629,000,000

In a joint venture partnership with URS Washington Division and Obayashi Corporation in 2004, Shimmick Construction entered a Design-Build contract with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportat...

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Sound Transit E320 South Bellevue Extension
Sound Transit E320 South Bellevue Extension - $321,098,000

E320 South Bellevue project is part of 14- mile Sound Transit@s Eastlink Light Rail Extension Project that was approved by voters in 2008. East link extension will connect city of Seattle, Mercer Isla...

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Robert B. Diemer Water Treatment Plant
Robert B. Diemer Water Treatment Plant - $188,080,588

The Robert B. Diemer Water Treatment Plant is an existing 520 MGD facility owned and operated by the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California. The Oxidation Retrofit Program project upgrades...

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SMART CP 4 Design-Build Contract
SMART CP 4 Design-Build Contract - $71,000,000

The Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) Project is a 68.6 million dollar design-build contract that spans 40 miles across Marin and Sonoma County from San Rafael to Santa Rosa that is divided into ...

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San Fernando Valley Bus Rapid Transit Project
San Fernando Valley Bus Rapid Transit Project - $174,701,374

The project was one of the first dedicated Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) projects in California. The 14 mile long project connected two high population areas and reduced the overall traffic on surrounding c...

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Sunol Valley Water Treatment Plant Expansion and Treated Water Reservoir
Sunol Valley Water Treatment Plant Expansion and Treated Water Reservoir - $83,102,160

The Sunol Valley Water Treatment Plant is an existing 120 MGD facility and is currently under construction to increase the plant@s capacity to 160 MGD along with additional facility improvements. The ...

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Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation and Spillway Modification
Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation and Spillway Modification - $94,764,668

The Big Tujunga Dam is located at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains and was constructed in the early 1930@s to control floods and to conserve water. While it was built with a storage capacity of 5...

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Denny Network Phase 1 & 2
Denny Network Phase 1 & 2 - $44,500,000

The Denny Network Phase 1 @ 2 Project, located in Seattle Washington, is one of the largest infrastructure upgrades undertaken by the local power company Seattle City Light. The project is a two year ...

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Robert A. Skinner Water Treatment Plant
Robert A. Skinner Water Treatment Plant - $205,971,939

In operation since 1976, the Skinner Plant is one of five filtration plants in the Metropolitan Water District, and it serves 2.5 million customers. The plant features both conventional and direct fil...

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Stony Gorge Dam Modification
Stony Gorge Dam Modification - $25,182,431

Stony Gorge Dam was completed in 1928 and is a reinforced concrete Ambursen type dam (concrete slab and buttress), 868 ft long at the crest, with a structural height of 139 ft.The project increased la...

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Centralized Equipment Maintenance and Operations Facility (CEMOF)
Centralized Equipment Maintenance and Operations Facility (CEMOF) - $71,781,546

The project included the construction of a new facility for Caltrain@s locomotives and passenger cars. The facility was constructed on the site of a former Southern Pacific rail yard in San Jose, CA, ...

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San Vincente Dam Raise Project Construction Package 3
San Vincente Dam Raise Project Construction Package 3 - $140,206,050

The San Vicente Dam Raise is part of the Emergency Storage Project, a system of reservoirs, interconnected pipelines, and pumping stations designed to make water available to the San Diego region in t...

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City of Soledad Wastewater Treatment Plant
City of Soledad Wastewater Treatment Plant - $49,553,440

The existing Soledad Wastewater Plant consisted of three sets of ponds, including aerated ponds, secondary ponds and a polishing pond. The upgrade and expansion converted the former location into a me...

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OCSD-Orange County Sanitation District (Central Generation Emissions Control - Project no. J-111)
OCSD-Orange County Sanitation District (Central Generation Emissions Control - Project no. J-111) - $14,895,000

OCSD J-111 Central Generation Control Project - Project located at Plant No.1 at 10844 Ellis Avenue, Fountain Valley and Plant No.2 at 22212 Brookhurst Street, Huntington Beach.The purpose of this Pro...

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Dumbarton Bridge Seismic Retrofit
Dumbarton Bridge Seismic Retrofit - $46,570,000

The seismic retrofit involves the main channel crossing section of the Dumbarton Bridge. Work includes structural concrete overlay at 14 existing pier footings, structural concete improvements to 16 e...

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SANBAG Downtown San Bernardino Passenger Rail Project
SANBAG Downtown San Bernardino Passenger Rail Project - $59,629,282

The Project is a one mile extension of Metrolink infrastructure for extended commuter rail service from the San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot to the San Bernardino Transit Center at the southwest corner o...

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West Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station
West Dublin/Pleasanton BART Station - $39,975,712

As part of a larger transit village project, this design-build contract provided a new in-fill BART station between the active tracks of the BART mainline and in the median of Interstate 580. The stat...

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Port of Los Angeles Berths 142-147
Port of Los Angeles Berths 142-147 - $61,375,000

The Project consists of developing an intermodal container transfer facility (ICTF), including demolishing existing Pier A rail yard; grading; placing surcharge; constructing new utilities, some with ...

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With a focus on heavy civil construction, Shimmick's successful projects span across all markets, from bridges and water/wastewater treatment facilities to dams, transit/rail, foundations, electrical, and design-build. Shimmick's unique ability to self-perform every part of complex construction projects results in significant value to clients including higher quality projects completed safely on time and within budget.

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