Construction Champion: Pulice/Granite JV
Jun 19, 2012
The Pulice /Granite JV (joint venture) was awarded an $88-million contract by ADOTto rehabilitate 10 miles of S.R. 202L in Maricopa County. The project included constructingHOV lanes in each direction, widening the southbound Price Road Bridgeand constructing two fly-over bridges at the I-10 and S.R. 101 interchanges. Work includeddrainage improvements, retaining walls, electrical, utility relocations and landscaping.
At the close of the project, Pulice/Granite JV had awarded over$5.5 million dollars in subcontracts to DBEs (over 5.38% DBEparicipation). This was done on a purely voluntary basis as therewas no DBE goal on the project. The Pulice / Granite JV is beingrecognized for partnering with ADOT and taking the initiativeto utilize DBEs on all federal-aid projects.
Pulice Construction, Inc. operates as a heavy highway general engineering contractingand construction manager. Pulice has built hundreds of successful transportationprojects over the years for both public and private owners.
Granite Construction is one of the largest diversified heavy civil contractors and constructionmaterials producers in the United States, they strive to provide their customerswith the highest standards of quality, value, and service on every project.
Congratulations to this quarter’s Construction Champions.