Lancaster Development and Tully Construction Co. have won a $50 million contract for the Albany Airport Connector from Interstate 87.
A news release from Gov. Andrew Cuomo‘s office says that field and surveying work is currently underway and major construction is expected to be begin this winter. The project will be completed by the spring of 2020.
The project complements a $42.1 million airport modernization project, which includes $22.1 million in state funding.
With initial survey work for the project now underway, the contractor will procure equipment and materials and establish a field office. Clearing and grubbing, earthwork and drainage work for the new ramps, foundation work for the new flyover bridge, and preparation for utility relocations is expected to begin this winter.