Contract awarded for US gas pipeline project
Sep 23, 2016 – Spring Ridge Constructors (SRC) has been selected as the lead contractor by the Atlantic Coast Pipeline for a $5bn natural gas transmission pipeline project in the US.
SRC is a joint venture of Price Gregory International, US Pipeline, SMPC, and Rockford Corporation.
The 965.6km Atlantic Coast Pipeline will run from Harrison County, West Virginia, to Robeson County, North Carolina.
SRC project director Dan Plume said: “SRC is pleased to have been selected by ACP as the constructor of this vital project which serves to strengthen the nation’s energy infrastructure.
“The members of SRC are aligned in purpose with the common goals of safe construction practices, a commitment to environmental stewardship and quality construction.
“The SRC team leads the industry with a combined 200 years of expertise and leadership in the construction of large diameter pipelines that encompass all regions and terrains across North America.”
The project is pending approval by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Construction work is expected to commence in late 2017 and create more than 17,000 jobs in the region.