ROCK ISLAND, Ill – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District recently awarded $1,070,444.40 for two Des Moines-area contracts slated for completion in 2010. The contract work repairs and replaces Department of the Army infrastructure at and Lake Red Rock, Iowa.
Lake Red Rock Concrete Protection and Repairs, North and South Tailwater
$347,594.40 to Park Construction Company of Minneapolis, Minn., for concrete protection and repairs on North and South Tailwater at Lake Red Rock in Pella, Iowa. Work under the contract includes clearing and grubbing, removal of debris, removal of Portland cement concrete pavement and asphaltic cement concrete pavement, construction of Portland cement concrete pavement and reinforced cutoff walls, placement of riprap, stabilization of sidewalks, a bridge abutment, and other concrete structures. Completion date is spring 2010. Additional contract information is available on the web @:
Lake Red Rock Howell Station Lift Station & North Tailwater Sewage Repairs
$722,850 to Fuel Tank Maintenance Company, L.L.C, of Cookeville, Tenn., for repairs to the Howell Station Lift Station & North Tailwater Sewage at Lake Red Rock in Pella, Iowa. Work under the contract at the Howell Station location includes all work for the construction of a new duplex submersible pump station, all connections, and demolition of the adjacent existing Howell Station lift station.
Contract work at the North Tailwater location includes all work for the construction of a new prefabricated grinder pump station, connections and the installation of a new 3-inch PVC forcemain that will convey wastewater from the new North Tailwater pump station to the new Howell Station lift station. The 3-inch forcemain is approximately 4,200 linear feet long.
The work is scheduled to be completed by spring 2010. Additional contract information is available on the web @:
For additional information regarding contract work at Lake Red Rock, please contact Sheri Richardson-Duey at (641) 828-7522 ext. 6404 or Sheri.Richardson-Duey@usace.army.mil