Construction

AUI, Inc. of Albuquerque is the general contractor for this project.

Construction begins August 8, 2017 and is expected to last through the summer of 2019.
Regular work hours will be Monday-Sunday 7 a.m.-5 p.m. although crews will work at night if needed.

2 lanes of traffic will remain open in each direction in I-25, except for occasional night work when 1 lane will remain open in each direction

2 lanes of traffic will remain open on Rio Bravo in each direction between the west end of the project and the interchange

1 lane of traffic will remain open on Rio Bravo in each direction under I-25

Rio Bravo will be closed at night for bridge demolition, girder placement and deck pours

The multi-use path will be closed east of Chavez Loop Road (in the construction zone) for the duration of the project for safety.


The following construction phases are planned:

Phase 0 – August-September 2017

Phase 1 – September 2017-March 2018

Phase 2 – March-July 2018

Phase 3 – July-November 2018

Phase 4 – November 2018-February 2019

Phase 5 – February-March 2019

Phase 6 – March-June 2019

Most of the project will be open to traffic after Phase 4