Construction Reviews

Broome County Department of Public Works - Memorial Bridge Rehabilitation

City of Binghamton, New York

This Broome County project provided construction inspection services for rehabilitation of the Memorial Bridge.

Complete rehabilitation included: arch fill/waterproofing membrane; repairs and replacement of concrete arches, approach walls, spandrel walls, and railing; roadway resurfacing; sidewalk replacement; and repair of existing abutments and piers.

The new bridge features an exclusive bicycle lane in both directions. Lane number and width were delineated and controlled with pavement markings.

As prime consultant for construction review services, SCE provided and managed a team of 2-3 inspectors, including Resident Engineer (NICET IV), Senior Construction Inspector (NICET III), and Construction Inspector (NICET II). 

Inspection tasks completed by SCE inspectors included: customary detailed inspection and on-site field tests of all materials and items of work; field measurement and collection of data necessary to submit monthly and final estimates and progress reports; and preparation of record plans showing all changes from contract plans for this project.

SCE acted as field liaison between the municipal agency, construction contractor, design consultant, NYSDOT, and other parties throughout the construction phase of this project.


New York State Department of Transportation - Term Agreement For Construction Inspection Services

Village of Itaska, Village of Johnson City, New York

SCE provided Construction Inspection services for multiple assignments under a multi-year Term Agreement in Region 9. Individual project assignments included: PIN 9213.19 NYS Route 79 over Halfway Brook in the Village of Itaska, NY and PIN 9045.03 NYR 201, Traffic Circle Flyover in the Village of Johnson City.

The latter project addressed reconstruction and modification of an existing traffic circle interchange to improve the capacity and safety of NYR 201 and connecting streets in the Village of Johnson City, NY.

SCE provided bridge inspection services as a subconsultant for this project. These services included customary detailed inspection and on-site field tests of all materials and items of work; field measurement and collection of data necessary to submit monthly & final estimates and progress reports; preparation of record plans showing all changes from contract plans.


City of Ithaca Department of Public Works - Thurston Avenue Bridge Construction Inspection Services

City of Ithaca, New York

This Locally Administered Federal Aid Project provided services to replace an structure over a gorge in City of Ithaca, NY.  

As a subconsultant, Shumaker Consulting Engineering & Land Surveying, P.C., provided the services of a NICET III Construction Inspector for work associated with the rehabilitation of an existing, steel arch bridge for vehicles and pedestrians.

These services included customary detailed inspection and on-site field tests of all materials and items of work; field measurement and collection of data necessary to submit monthly & final estimates and progress reports; preparation of record plans showing all changes from contract plans.