(York, PA) Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. representatives joined project partners and Governor John Carney, US Senator Tom Carper, US Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester, Department of Transportation Secretary Jennifer Cohan, Delaware Transit Corp. CEO John Sisson, state and local officials, and representatives from the Delaware Department of Transportation for a ceremony at the Darley House on February 21, 2019 to celebrate construction plans for the new Claymont Regional Transportation Center (CRTC). The CRTC, located in New Castle County, Del., is the northernmost of the state’s four train stations and offers service to Wilmington, Newark and Philadelphia.
Lisa Wagman Glezer, senior vice president of Wagman, Inc., remarked on behalf of Wagman, “The energy and enthusiasm surrounding this project are exciting. We share the passion for the project and Wagman brings the heavy civil, commercial and geotechnical expertise which will benefit the Claymont Regional Transportation Center. We look forward to working with the Claymont community to deliver this much-anticipated improvement project.”
The $54 million design-build project was awarded to Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. in January. Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson (JMT) is supporting Wagman as the Designer of Record. The project includes two passenger platforms with canopies, a three-tiered parking garage, at-grade parking, a plaza with ticketing and waiting areas, restrooms and an enclosed footbridge with views of Philadelphia Pike and the Delaware River. Access improvements will include new auxiliary lanes, traffic signals, a roundabout, sidewalks and a multi-use path to enhance safety and minimize congestion for motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists. Construction on the project will begin this summer and is scheduled to be complete in thirty months.
Wagman is a multi-faceted construction firm with major operations in heavy civil, general construction, and geotechnical construction services. Founded in 1902, Wagman is a fourth generation, family-owned company with offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia. For more information about Wagman, please visit www.wagman.com