Addison
Addison
Ingleside
South Holland
Portage
Elmhurst
630.932.1810 1766 Armitage Court | Addison, IL 60101
815.578.1707 28030 West Concrete Drive | Ingleside, IL 60041
708.331.4468 16942 Westview Ave. | South Holland, IL 60473
219.763.1254 6030 Eagle Ave. | Portage, IN 46368
630.359.4671 650 W. Grand Ave., Suite 311 | Elmhurst, IL 60126
Addison
Addison
Ingleside
South Holland
Portage
Elmhurst
630.932.1810 1766 Armitage Court | Addison, IL 60101
815.578.1707 28030 West Concrete Drive | Ingleside, IL 60041
708.331.4468 16942 Westview Ave. | South Holland, IL 60473
219.763.1254 6030 Eagle Ave. | Portage, IN 46368
630.359.4671 650 W. Grand Ave., Suite 311 | Elmhurst, IL 60126

Pine Dunes Forest Preserve

ProjectMitigation Project
DivisionHeavy Highway Construction

Pine Dunes Forest Preserve

Challenge: PirTano Construction is the general contractor awarded the contract by the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (ISTHA), for the mitigation of impacts associated with the construction of the O’Hare International Airport Western Access Project, to meet the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers mitigation requirements.   

Results: The mitigation project was successful in the creation of 30 individual wetlands over 80 acres and 235 acres of adjacent savanna and prairie habitat restoration. In addition to the habitat restoration work, the mitigation project also provided for public access improvements, including entrance roadway and parking lot, with over 2 miles of aggregate, bicycle and pedestrian trails, and (4) wooden boardwalks.

Illinois Road and Transportation Builders Association 2015 Green Contractor of the Year

Pine Dunes Project

PirTano was selected as the 2015 Green Contractor of the Year for the Pine Dunes Project by the Illinois Road and Transportation Association.