Construction began in Fall 2017 and is expected to be completed by TBD.
What work is in progress now?
Discussions with property owners about project impacts
What’s been accomplished so far?
Northwest Finger Pier
Construction of a pier within the Hackensack River to allow for the delivery of materials via barge
Foundation consist of 3 foot diameter steel caissons and steel framing to support a timber deck surface
Retaining Wall “E”
Construct a Retaining Wall, approximately 560 long x 30 feet high, that will support new NEC Track 3
Retaining Wall is constructed of a Soldier Pile foundation and Precast Concrete Wall Panels
138Kv Transmission Poles
Fabricate and erect 2 Steel Monopoles to transfer the NEC’s 138kv Transmission Lines
The Monopoles are over 200 feet in height and supported by caissons of up to 100 feet in depth
Utility Protection Structure
Construct a bridge over an existing 48” diameter pipe that supplies water to the City of Jersey City
The new bridge will allow for the heavy equipment to travel over the pipe without causing undo harm
Fiber Optic Pole Line
Construct temporary pole line to relocate several fiber optic cables off of the Northeast Corridor
The pole line consists of 10 steel poles covering a distance of over 2,000 feet