Safety Week 2014
The Walsh Group is excited to announce that we are co-sponsoring an industry-wide Safety Week, May 4-10, 2014.
Archer Western to Build Control Tower at Charlotte Douglas International Airport
The Federal Aviation Administration has selected Archer Western Construction to build a new Air Traffic Control Tower at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
David Casey Named President of Heavy Civil Division
The Walsh Group’s Chief Operating Officer David Casey has been named President of the company’s Heavy Civil Division. Mr. Casey succeeds Don Gillis, who served as President since 2011. Mr. Casey will oversee a variety of industry-leading bridge, highway, transportation and treatment plant facility projects in addition to other civil work.
The Walsh Group Welcomes Paul Carter as Senior VP of Southeast Region
The Walsh Group welcomes Paul Carter to its professional staff as Senior Vice President/Senior Business Group Leader of the Southeast Region. Paul will be responsible for pursuing new business, project execution, and expanding the company’s transportation brand in the Southeast United States.
Pennsylvania Rapid Bridge Replacement Wins P3 Best Transport Project
The Pennsylvania Rapid Bridge Replacement Project was awarded the Best Transport Project at the P3 Awards 2015. The project includes the financing, design, construction, and 25 years of maintenance for 558 bridges throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The Walsh Group Welcomes Jessica Murray
The Walsh Group welcomes Jessica Murray to its professional staff as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives. Jessica will be responsible for developing, communicating, executing and sustaining strategic initiatives, as well as formulating and perfecting win-strategies for key clients and pursuits in the company’s Building Group.
LaGuardia Airport Redevelopment Project Progresses
On Friday, the Port Authority's Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to begin the first phase of an overall redevelopment of LaGuardia Airport by selecting LaGuardia Gateway Partners - of which Walsh is a member of - to develop a $3.6 billion world-class facility
Crews Create Land Over Water for New Riverwalk
Now that a small flotilla of barges has largely retreated, the main branch of the Chicago River no longer resembles a rush-hour jam on Lake Shore Drive.
VA Secretary Robert McDonald visits VA Loma Linda Healthcare Center project
Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert (Bob) McDonald visited the VA Loma Linda Healthcare Center project for a site tour on Jan. 27. Secretary McDonald praised the Public Private Partnership Program (P3) and Walsh Construction
Maggie Daley Park Ice Skating Ribbon Officially Opens
The Maggie Daley Park ice skating ribbon officially opened December 13th with a ribbon cutting ceremony
Walsh Team Chosen as Preferred Bidder to Build Marion County Justice Complex
Walsh Investors, LLC, a nationally-recognized infrastructure developer, announced today that its team, WMB Heartland Justice Partners, has been selected as the preferred bidder by the city of Indianapolis to build the county’s new justice complex under a Public-Private-Partnership (P3) structure. As a major equity team member, Walsh will finance, design build, operate and maintain
PennDOT awards three-year, $899 million contract to take care of bridges
Pennsylvania is awarding a $899 million contract to Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners to design, replace and maintain 558 bridges around the state for the next 25 years.
The contract – the biggest ever awarded by PennDOT – uses a public-private partnership (P3) approach to tackling the state's problem with an abundance
North Halsted Bridge project receives NSBA Merit Award
Walsh Construction received the National Steel Bridge Alliance’s 2014 Steel Bridge Competition Merit Award (Medium Span Category) for the North Halsted Street Tied Arch Bridge project in recognition for outstanding design in structural steel.
Black River Tunnel Project to Improve Lake Erie Sewer System
Lake Erie is a vital resource for the cities that surround it - but with rising pollution and contamination from outdated sewer systems, the lake and its communities were in trouble. The Ohio-based city of Lorain
I-4/Selmon Expressway Connector project wins 2014 FICE/FDOT Outstanding Project Award
Pierce County STOP Facility Stage 2 construction underway
Walsh began construction on Stage 2 of the Pierce County Sewer Traffic and Operations Facility, which will combine Sewer maintenance and operations (M&O), Traffic M&O, and a portion of the County Equipment Services Division into a single facility. These groups have been in need of new facilities
Peregrine Falcons continue to prosper during Milton-Madison Bridge construction
The mating pair of peregrine falcons that have been residing on Milton-Madison Bridge have had another successful year. During the four mating seasons that Walsh Construction has worked on the new bridge, the pair have produced 15 offspring. One of the female falcons
Walsh Underway on Major Segment of Chicago Riverwalk
The Chicago Riverwalk project will transform a six-block stretch of the downtown riverfront into a linear park with areas such as fountains, a theater, and room for recreational boats. Walsh Construction is underway
New FBI Norfolk Field Office Opens
CHESAPEAKE, Va. – The FBI held a dedication ceremony to mark the completion of the new state-of-the-art FBI Norfolk Field Office March 27.
The General Services Administration is leasing the 131,463 rentable square-foot office space for the FBI, the project includes
SunRail is Open to the Public
Five SunRail trains began service yesterday morning running from DeBary to south Orlando - 12 stations along the 32 mile track. The Florida Department of Transportation is giving the public free transportation
The Walsh Group Participates in Rebuilding Together
The Regional Office sponsored the home through Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh, who delivers no-cost home repairs and renovations to low-income seniors in the Pittsburgh Area. House Captain, Michael Norcutt, and Volunteer Captain, Jessica McDuffie, organized a crew
IH-35 Express Managed Lanes Project Named #2 Top Project Start
Ranked #2 on the list is the $1.4-billion IH-35 Express Managed Lanes Project. The two-phase project is a 30-mile expansion of IH-35E, through eight cities and two counties
Maggie Daley Park beginning to take 'foam'
How is 20-acres of flat ground transformed into landscaped rolling hills and an ice ribbon? Giant foam blocks.
These white blocks, also known as Geofoam, are going to be used to form and contour the topography of Maggie Daley Park in downtown Chicago.
Historic Milton-Madison Bridge Slide Complete
The 2,428 foot-long, steel-truss Milton-Madison Bridge has connected the small river towns of Madison, In., and Milton, Ky., for the past 85 years. Eight decades and millions of vehicle crossings later
Ashland Bridge Removed for Re-Use
Watch Walsh crews remove an abandoned railroad bridge over Ashland Ave. It will be re-used as part of the Bloomingdale Trail.