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Tower Crane Coming to Median of Airport Access Highway for Innovation Metrorail Station Construction

 

 

 

July 2, 2015

CONTACT: Marcia McAllister                                                                

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Tower Crane Coming to Median of Airport Access Highway for Innovation Metrorail Station Construction 

On or about July 11 through 13, Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews will assemble a tower crane in the median of the Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH) just east of Route 28. The crane will be used for construction of the Silver Line's future Innovation Center Station. 
 
Work will take place during day and night hours. Single left lane closures will occur according to the following schedule:
 
Saturday, July 11, 4 a.m. to 5 p.m. (see Drawing A) 
Eastbound DIAAH between mile markers 1.5 and 2.0
Westbound DIAAH between mile markers 2.3 and 1.8
 
Saturday, July 11, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. (see Drawing B) 
The ramp from the westbound DTR to the westbound DIAAH at mile marker 3.3 (1/10 mile west of the Monroe Street overpass) will be closed. Drivers may enter the DIAAH at the next ramp, located at mile marker 1.8.
 
Sunday, July 12, 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. (see Drawing A)  
Eastbound DIAAH between mile markers 1.5 and 2.0
Westbound DIAAH between mile markers 2.3 and 1.8
 
Monday, July 13, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (see Drawing A)
Westbound DIAAH between mile markers 2.3 and 1.8
 
Drivers are asked to use caution and remain attentive to all signage, barricades, adjusted speed limits. Large, slow-moving vehicles may be exiting and entering the highway at various times.  
All work is weather dependent and subject to change.
 
SEE MAPS BELOW
Tower Crane Assembly in Median of DIAAH
 
Drawing A
 

Drawing B

 
A 24/7 emergency hotline is available for Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project construction-related issues: 844-385-7245.  
 For general project information: www.dullesmetro.com or 703-572-0506.