PROJECT: Fort Carson Army Base BCT-H Hardstand Project
OWNER: Army Corp of Engineers (USACE)
DESIGNER: Army Corp of Engineers (USACE)
PAVING CONTRACTOR: Interstate Highway Construction, Inc. (IHC)
PAVING MACHINE: Ingersoll Rand 8820 ABG High Density Screed Paver
MIXING PLANT: Rapidmix 400 Pugmill
GENERAL CONTRACTOR: Bryant Construction
COMPLETION DATE: Fall 2008
PROJECT DETAILS: This USACE project constructed an entirely new maintenance and operations facility for a heavy (armored) brigade being re-deployed to Ft Carson from Afghanistan. It included the construction of six Roller Compacted Concrete (RCC) hardstands and 1.75 miles of RCC tank trail. IHC placed over 212,000 square yards of 10″ RCC pavement on the hardstands and tank trail.
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