Projects

SUPERSTORM SANDY RECONSTRUCTION

Rockaway, NY

BACK ON TRACK IN RECORD TIME: COMMUTERS APPLAUD

When Superstorm Sandy struck, the MTA contacted J-Track to perform emergency storm repairs on the A Line in Far Rockaway and the Montague Tunnel. This led to additional work, demolishing and reconstructing 32,000 linear feet of concrete cable duct work in record time, even receiving an early completion bonus from the NYCT for this fast-paced project.

SCOPE: TRANSIT & TRACK CONSTRUCTION, EMERGENCY WORK

J-Track worked directly with HDR and NYCT to develop, design and install the hardening systems and reconstruction of the rail line.

  • Done during a 24/7 continuous outage
  • The success of the project was due to the close working relationship among J-Track, the design team and NYCT
  • Entire project came in under budget and completed prior to deadline
  • Demolition and reconstruction of 32,000 LF concrete cable ductwork
  • Installation of 300,000 LF cable of various sizes
  • Removal and Replacement of 24,000 feet of continuous welded rail
  • Removal and Replacement of 9,800 rail fasteners
  • Removal and Replacement of 5 special work portions
  • Installation of 8,000 LF 8” discharge pipe
  • Installation of 24,000 LF tunnel lighting
  • Installation of new signal room
  • Installation of two new circuit breaker houses

Contact

14 – 45 117th Street
College Point, New York 11356

718.554.2760
info@jtrack.com