Shepherd Drive Roadway and Drainage Improvements | Houston, TX
Client: City of Houston
Huitt-Zollars provided construction management and inspection services for the reconstruction of Shepherd Drive from Westheimer Road to West Dallas Street/Chilton Road, plus northbound and southbound frontage roads of Shepherd Drive from West Dallas Street/Chilton Road to Allen Parkway. The project included the removal of existing storm sewer mains and installation of new pipe (ranging from 24-84 inches in diameter) with new outfall structure and bank stabilization at historic Buffalo Bayou. Trenchless construction was a critical project component in order to protect the numerous oak trees that are the inspiration for the name of the area's historic neighborhood, River Oaks.
Project Achievement Award for Public Works Greater Than $15M, Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) North Texas Chapter (2017)