Airfield Pavement Rehabilitation at William P. Hobby Airport, Project No.566A

Houston, Texas


Construction Cost: $2.1 million


Project Description:  RBI, in association with DMJM, Aviation was responsible for engineering design of Portland Cement Concrete Pavement (PCCP) at the Intersection of Runways 12R-30L and 4-22 at Wm. P. Hobby Airport, requiring removal of approximately 14,250 square yards of 17" to 24" concrete pavement, and 6,600 square yards of bituminous shoulder pavement.

Design of approximately 14,250 square yards of 18 " to 24" PCCP, asphalt shoulders and installation of runway lighting system.  Engineering design services included field survey, geotechnical investigation, design of pavements for aircraft loadings using FAA Pavement Design Procedure, design of the concrete pavement mixture to resist long-term deterioration from alkali-silica reactions, readability studies to smooth pavements at the runway intersection. Miscellaneous work included pavement grooving, marking, topsoil, sodding and seeding.  Construction of the project was completed in 77 days, with the first runway reopening in 19 days and second reopening in 26 days from the Notice to Proceed date.   

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