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Fred Wilson & Associates Awarded Two Contracts by the FDOT

April 27, 2010

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jacksonville, Florida – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) recently chose Fred Wilson & Associates to undertake two roadway design projects for Duval and Clay County. Project Manager Frank Wilson II, P.E. and the supporting design team have a long and successful history with the FDOT; Click here to read past experience.

Plans include the addition of two northbound turn lanes to SR-15, spanning from just south of the Orange Park Kennel Club to the 1-295 eastbound ramp. According to the 2005 Transportation Improvement Study, this segment of roadway is currently over capacity; the project will solve this crisis while alleviating morning traffic congestion.

Additionally, FW&A will design milling and resurfacing plans for Cassat Avenue from I-10 to W Beaver Street. The pavement at I-10 is in serious disrepair and pedestrian safety is an issue throughout the project limits. Among other ideas, FW&A proposed a shift in the alignment of Highway Avenue 5 feet to the north to help truckers make turns they cannot otherwise safely accomplish.

Founded in 1962, Fred Wilson & Associates, Inc., provides public and private clients with consulting services in the electrical, civil and structural engineering disciplines. The firm specializes in projects related to transportation infrastructure, civil and electric utility systems and power systems for campuses and large facilities.

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