Joliet Regional Multimodal Transportation Center

  • Joliet Regional Multimodal Transportation Center
  • Joliet Regional Multimodal Transportation Center
  • Joliet Regional Multimodal Transportation Center

John Burns Construction Company completes the construction of a train platform, a new storm sewer system and renovated existing Metra bridges for the City of Joliet’s Multimodal Transportation Center.

• Construction of a new 700 LF train platform with two elevated structural steel warming shelters on each end. The platform sits on a foundation of 30 foot long drilled solider piles. 

• Steel sheet piling is used as a temporary soil retention system in order to build the warming shelters next to the railroad tracks.  

• Construction of a new storm sewer system for the City of Joliet as well as reconstructing drainage structures with new frames and grates. 

• This project includes the rehabilitation of two Metra Rock Island District bridges as well.  The work on these two bridges consists of the following: 

     • Removal of existing ballast and waterproofing
     • Removal of deteriorated structural steel members
     • Repair and Installation of new structural steel
     • Cleaning and painting of steel elements
     • Installation of new waterproofing on steel decking 
 

• John Burns Construction self-performed all excavation, demolition, storm sewer and concrete work.

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