Department: 
Construction Inspection

SAI was responsible for the construction inspection for Phase II of this local rails to trails project in Westmoreland County, PA.  The trail's second segment, which will stretch 3.7 miles southwest from Route 819 in Slickville to Route 66 north of Delmont opens a nearly nine-mile path near the route of the Turtle Creek Industrial Railroad from Delmont to Saltsburg and a connection to the 17-mile West Penn Trail in Indiana County.

Physical Features: 
  • 3.7 miles of walking path.
  • 20,000 cubic yards of excavation.
Other Features: 
  • Project tasks consisted of clearing and grubbing, grading, drainage upgrades, trail surfacing, the installation of a pedestrian flashing warning device systems at the S.R. 0819 intersection and Story Road intersection.
  • Installation of gates and various types of fencing.
  • Agency coordination and quality assurance monitoring.
  • Contractor submittal and shop drawing review.
  • Documentation and progress verification.
  • Cost control monitoring.

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