Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel District receives unsolicited PPTA proposal
A consortium of five well know AEC firms has submitted an unsolicited proposal to design, build, finance and maintain a new parallel Thimble Shoal Channel Tunnel running from Cape Charles, VA to Virginia Beach, VA. This proposal was submitted to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel Commission under Virginia Public-Private Transportation Act (PPTA). A 90-day competition period began on January 15, 2014, allowing for other interest firms to submit their unique proposals through April 14, 2014.
The members of the “Parallel Crossing Consortium” include:
- Skanska USA Civil Southeast, Inc.
- Kiewit Infrastructure Co.
- Philip A. Shucet Co.
- Weeks Marine, Inc.
- Parsons Brinckerhoff Inc.
A copy of the notice can be found here: PUBLIC NOTICE.