Summit was selected by NCDOT as the prime consultant for the Monroe Expressway connection from US 74 near I-485 in Mecklenberg County to US 74 between Wingate and Marshville in Union County. Summit is providing NCDOT CEI, structures inspections and materials sampling and testing. For this project, Summit staffed one Resident Engineer, three assistant Resident Engineers and 34 technicians between our own and our sub-consultant’s employees. Summit also assisted with all testing and inspection for toll operations to begin once the road opened. Summit inspected all aspects for 7 ORT facilities and gantries for toll collections.
Summit is providing inspection services on a 12 bridge rehabilitation project for the Biltmore Estate. The rehabilitation project includes six of the structures on the estate itself and 6 other bridges in the vicinity. This project consists of granite stone removal on the Biltmore bridges, lead abatement, a new coating system, shotcrete repairs, joint replacements, deck overlays, and steel repairs.
Summit is currently providing support to Resident Engineers in Division 7, in addition to our project specific Design-Build for the Greensboro Outer Loop. Digital Terrain Models are provided by the contractor and checked, verified and/or used for cross checks and stakeless fine grade verification.