Reconstruction/Modernization of Mets-Willets Point Station

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PROJECT INFORMATION

LOCATION: Queens, NY
AGENCY: MTA NYCT
COMPLETION DATE: Ongoing

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Mets-Willets Point Station in undergoing a transformation into a fully modernized, ADA accessible station in order to accommodate increased passenger demand and connections to existing and future developments. The new station is planned to have direct access to the adjacent properties, Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) station, Proposed Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ) LaGuardia AirTrain station, future Willets Point development, sports facilities, and other landmarks.
B. Thayer Associates was tasked to perform professional engineering design services for Civil Engineering and Utility coordination for the subway station reconstruction / modernization conceptual design and Design/Build RFP Package creation. Direct services included:
  • Identifying and mapping all utilities
  • Providing utility service connection designs
  • Maintenance and Protection of Traffic (MPT) drawings
  • Preparation and review of final design-build documents
  • Storm Water Design
  • Sanitary Design
  • Utility relocation coordination
Inter-agency and discipline communication and coordination was of high importance while executing tasks for this project.