Hunt’s Point Market
Bronx, New York
CORNERSTONE OF THE NEW YORK FOOD INDUSTRY
When Hunt’s Point Market sent out a bid for a new 1,000-footlong saw tooth loading dock and new track to provide more direct freight service, the largest produce market in the world gave J-Track a prime seat at the table.
SCOPE: TRANSIT & TRACK CONSTRUCTION, UTILITY WORK, CONCRETE WORK
J-TRACK WAS ASKED BY THE NYCEDC TO EXPEDITE THIS PROJECT IN FOUR MONTHS.
- Excavation and disposal of 12,000 CY of contaminated soil, and replacing it with new soil
- Installation of a 1,000-footlong saw tooth loading dock with a canopy structure
- Installation of 2,700 TF of new track to provide freight service to the loading dock as well as rehabilitation of the existing Main Line track
- New utilities were also installed to provide drainage, fire hydrants and domestic water, as well as power to the facility