Contractor Opts Out
- KIEWET, PARSONS WINS $1.2 BILLION HIGHWAY-RAIL JOB IN COLORADO. Illia, Tony // ENR: Engineering News-Record;06/04/2001, Vol. 246 Issue 22, p21
Reports the awarding of contract bidding to a team led by Peter Kiewit Sons Inc. by the Denver Dept. of Transportation and the Regional Transportation District Colorado. Reconstruction of highways in Denver; Operation of the team during night time; Number of workers on the project.
- Palm monorail clicks into gear. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;7/29/2005, Vol. 49 Issue 30, p18
Reports on the submission of bids for a turnkey contract to build the proposed monorail system on Palm Jumeirah project in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Companies that submitted revised prices; Major stations planned for the project; Estimated value; Project manager for overall infrastructure works.
- Reported Exit of Team Members Clouds Seattle Monorail
Picture. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;4/26/2004, Vol. 252 Issue 17, p7
With June proposal deadlines approaching, Peter Kiewit Sons' Inc. and Granite Construction Co. have withdrawn from one of the teams competing to build Seattle, Washington's planned monorail project, according to published reports in Seattle.
- Denver's Road and Rail Progress Is Fast But Not Furious. Cho, Aileen; Illia, Tony // ENR: Engineering News-Record;9/15/2003, Vol. 251 Issue 11, p32
Mass transit advocates dug in their heels for a light-rail line in Denver, Texas. The planners' ultimate decision to fit a rail line into an expanded highway corridor accommodated both sides and thrust Denver into a two-pronged project that may be the example for others in the growing region....
- Corps Picks Team To Build $564-Million Dam on Ohio River. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/9/2004, Vol. 252 Issue 6, p7
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers selected a joint venture team led by Washington Group International Inc. to construct a 2,700-ft-long dam across the lower Ohio River near Olmsted, Illinois, under a $564-million contract. The Boise, Idaho-based contractor holds 55% equity in its partnership with...
- Kiewit spin-off is network play. Korman, Richard // ENR: Engineering News-Record;04/13/98, Vol. 240 Issue 15, p19
States that Peter Kiewit Sons' Incorporated, which is a construction, mining and communications company, has branched off its communications operations, into a separate publicly owned company. Reference to the entity being called Level 3 Communications Incorporated; Construction of a 20,000...
- PEOPLE AND PLACES. // BioScience;Aug1969, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p742
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. related to appointment. The Peter Kiewit Sons Co. has been awarded a $1.5 million contract by the Environmental Control Administration (ECA) for construction of an animal research facility. Duke University and University of Kansas have received National...
- Construction Week. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/16/2004, Vol. 253 Issue 7, p7
This article presents information, on the construction industry. The Portland Cement Association (PCA) reports that the limited availability of cement in Florida and southeastern construction markets since the spring has expanded but still remains a regional problem. PCA says strong demand...
- The Master Builder. // Time;8/25/1952, Vol. 60 Issue 8, p65
The article features contractor Peter Kiewit, owner of Peter Kiewit Sons' Co. in Omaha, Nebraska, and their Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) uranium plant contract in Ohio. He worked as a bricklayer in high school, became a builder after leaving college and expanded his business despite suffering...