Egan Drive Improvements (10th to Main Street) earns Outstanding Project of the Year award

Despite some steep competition, DOT&PF's Egan Drive Improvements (10th to Main Street) snagged the Outstanding Project of the Year Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Alaska Section - Juneau Branch. The Outstanding Project of the Year was announced at the ASCE Juneau Branch virtual luncheon on Feb. 24. DOT&PF Southcoast Region Project Manager Catherine Wilkins, AIA, accepted the award on behalf of the Department. The two-season project repaved the roadway, imp...
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Tenakee Ferry Terminal Improvements

Location: Tenakee Springs, AK Project Dates: 2020 Owner: AK DOT&PF proHNS provided a full team to perform contract administration and inspection services for all work on this $11.2 million project that reconstructed the existing Tenakee city dock and DOT&PF ferry terminal facility. Construction included removal of portions of the existing dock and terminal structures, refurbishment of the existing pile support approach deck, improvements to fuel and electrical systems, and constru...
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North Tongass Bridge Improvements – Waterfall Creeks

Location: Ketchikan, AK Project Dates: 2019 Owner: AK DOT&PF This federally funded project removed and replaced the first Waterfall Creek Bridge (#0414) and Second Waterfall Creek Bridge (#0415), regraded and repaved bridge approaches, improved drainage, relocated utilities, and installed new guardrails and signs. proHNS Engineering Technicians tested aggregates, concrete, and asphalt paving both in the field and in the DOT&PF laboratory, and simultaneously performed constructio...
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Ketchikan Airport Creek Bridge Replacement

Location: Ketchikan, AK Project Dates: 2019 Owner: AK DOT&PF This FHWA-funded AK DOT&PF project replaced an existing temporary bridge structure across Airport Creek on Lewis Reef Road with a new, two-lane concrete bulb tee girder bridge with a finished width of 39 feet. Improvements included realignment of Lewis Reef Road and modifying the approach intersection of Bostwick/Seely Road. The concrete bridge abutments were Cast-In-Place (CIP) atop steel H-piles rock socketed into be...
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proHNS partners with AK DOT&PF on Juneau’s Egan Drive Improvements

We are excited to announce proHNS will be providing Contract Administration and Inspection services for the Alaska Department of Transportation's Egan Drive 10th to Main Street Improvements in the heart of downtown Juneau. Contractor SECON plans to break ground on the $14.3 million project by June of this year, focusing on the stretch of Egan Drive between Willoughby and Whittier Streets. When complete, improvements to the area will include new pavement, improved pedestrian and bicycle facili...
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Front/Mill/Stedman Street Improvements

Location: Ketchikan, AK Project Dates: 2018 Owner: AK DOT&PF For this multi-street project, our Materials Testing Technician tested aggregates, concrete, and asphalt paving both in the field and in the DOT&PF laboratory. They also performed construction inspection duties, filling out daily reports and coordinating directly with the DOT&PF Project Engineer. In an effort to extend the road’s life in high-traffic areas, the Contractor used Superpave asphalt for the wearing cour...
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Evergreen Road Improvements

Location: Wrangell, AK Project Dates: 2018 Owner: AK DOT&PF proHNS provided office engineering and materials testing for this project that constructed a sidewalk along the ocean side of Evergreen Road and rehabilitated the existing asphalt pavement. Specific work items included installation of six Mechanically Stabilized Earth (MSE) walls constructed of concrete block and geogrid layers, totalling roughly 4,500 square feet; one reinforced soil slope constructed of layers of borrow s...
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Pelican Main Street Bridge Improvements

Pelican Boardwalk proHNS DOT
Location: Pelican, AK Project Dates: 2018 - 2019 Owner: AK DOT&PF This FHWA-funded project rehabilitated the famous Pelican Boardwalk, replacing dilapidated timber stringers, caps, and cross braces. The project also replaced several timber piles and repaired eroded concrete pile footings, work that was completed while maintaining access for Pelican residents and emergency services. While proHNS Principal Engineer Garret Gladsjo, PE, handled contract management duties from our Juneau...
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Glacier Highway Reconstruction

CBJ Glacier Highway Reconstruction Fritz to Seaview
Location: Juneau, AK Project Date: 2017-2018 Owner: City and Borough of Juneau This ADOT project reconstructed a high-volume section of Glacier Highway between Fritz Cove Road and Seaview Avenue and involved relocation of City and Borough of Juneau (CBJ) owned water and sewer utilities. proHNS inspected and coordinated utility work on behalf of CBJ, ensuring ADOT’s contractor installed all mains, services and associated components according to CBJ’s standards and specifications. We ins...
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