28 Oct ARC Tunnel THE CM Consortium
Access to the Region’s Core (ARC) Trans-Hudson Express (THE) Tunnel Construction
PACOTECH™ as part of a joint venture known as “THE CM Consortium of Newark”, provided Construction Management support services for the construction of the Trans-Hudson Express (THE) Tunnel. Services included design oversight, independent cost estimates to validate those made by the engineering team; development of a master project schedule for the engineering, permitting, construction phase CEI services; and Quality Controls.
THE ARC Tunnel project featured a new two-cavern, eight-track passenger station 120 feet under 34th Street in Manhattan between 6th and 8th Avenues, adjacent and connecting to the existing Pennsylvania Station; two new bored tunnels under the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, and bored and sequential excavation tunnels in Manhattan; and track expansion, connections and train storage facilities in the Meadowlands located in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Agency / Owner:
New Jersey Transit & Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
New York, NY
THE CM Consortium, tri-venture between Tishman, Parsons Transportation, and Arup
2006 – 2010
Gareth C. Middleton, PE
Sr. Vice President – Transportation & Infrastructure