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:
Inter-agency and discipline communication and coordination was of high importance while executing tasks for this project.