Brad Cole Construction acted as the General Site Contractor to complete an expansion of the Lafarge Cement Plant in Joppa, IL. The work was performed on a mixed greenfield–brownfield site.
All work was performed under MSHA Regulations.
Cleared and grubbed 10 acres.
Approximately 516,000 cubic yards of mass excavation, cut and fill
Installed all storm drainage structures and approximately 2400 linear feet of piping
Constructed new concrete entrance road into site
Placed 38,000 square yards of stone surfaces for construction parking lots and roads
Performed 6,400 square yards of concrete paving
Installed and maintained all NPDES BMPs for storm water and sediment control for the duration of the project
Completed other miscellaneous improvements to the site including: installed 6’ Chain link fence and guardrail along new entrance; install water lines; demolished the old concrete paved entrance and existing engineering building; installed final grassing for slope stabilization.