Project A Construction Pictures - October 2015

Project A

Crews work on widening the inbound US 290 mainlanes near Hegar Road in this image. This project is the northwesternmost of all projects, extending to the program limits near the Harris/Waller County line.

Project B Construction Pictures - October 2015

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These pictures show the contractor working to widen the inbound US 290 mainlanes just east of Badtke Road.

Project C-2 Construction Pictures - October 2015

Project C 2

This image shows a portion of the inbound US 290 mainlanes which the contractor is widening. Crews have poured concrete on the right side, and will do the same over the steel rebar on the left. In the distance you can see SH 99 (Grand Parkway).

Project C-1 Construction Pictures - October 2015

 

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These images show crews working along the outbound US 290 frontage road before Mason. New storm  sewer will soon be installed in this area.


Project D Construction Pictures - October 2015

 

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Here the contractor demolishes the old outbound US 290 mainlane retaining wall just west of Skinner Road. Ultimately the widened outbound mainlanes will be constructed in this space.


Project E Construction Pictures - October 2015

 

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This picture shows the progress crews are making on the outbound US 290 frontage road just west of Huffmeister.


Project G Construction Pictures - October 2015

 

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At left, the contractor places a panel into the retaining wall for the widened inbound US 290 mainlanes just east of Senate Avenue. By this month, much of that wall had been completed.


Project I Construction Pictures - October 2015

 

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On the left, crews work to install storm sewer along the inbound US 290 frontage road near Brickhouse Gully . The picture at right shows the contractor progressing with work on the inbound US 290 noise barrier, which is being constructed very close to that storm sewer work .

Project J-2 Construction Pictures - October 2015

 

 

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These pictures show the contractor hanging beams for the new outbound US 290 mainlanes over Dacoma Street. The beams can weigh as much as 50 tons each, so crews use cranes to lift them. 

Project K Construction Pictures - October 2015

 

October 2015 Project K Picture

Work is finishing up on this project. This picture shows the I-610 North Loop at West and East T.C. Jester. Construction on this project started in June 2011, and is now substantially complete here and at the Project K portion of the I-610/US 290 interchange.

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