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 – Spring-Fall 2018
Phase 3 – Fall 2018-Winter 2019
Phase 4 – Fall 2018-Winter 2019
Phase 5 – Winter-Spring 2019
Phase 6 – Spring-Summer 2019
Most of the project will be open to traffic after Phase 4