Willbros Group announced its utility technology and development segment won two projects with a total contract value of about $29 million.
One project is for the installation of 115KVA duct bank in a congested urban setting and is expected to be underway in January 2016, taking a year to complete. The second project is the for replacement of steel and plastic gas mains, and about 1,900 gas service connections, also in an urban setting, with work beginning first quarter of 2016 and finishing in 2017.
“These awards give us greater visibility through the end of 2016 and into 2017 in our WTD East distribution services business,” ” said Michael J. Fournier, president and COO of Wilbros. “These projects fit our skill sets, experience and available capacity and we are pleased that our client has recognized the value we can bring to these two important projects.”