RAHWAY RAIL STATION

Rahway Rail Station Rahway Rail Station
Project Name: Rehabilitation of the Rahway Rail Station
Project Address: 33 West Milton Avenue, Rahway, NJ
Contract Amount: $13,667,401
Project Executive: Mark D. Hall
Project Manager: Scott V. Hall and Stephen J. Shallcross
Executive Supervisor: William Burke
Owner's Name: New Jersey Transit Corporation
Owner's Address: One Penn Plaza East, Newark, NJ
Contact Person: Tom Nodar
Phone: 973-491-7188
Architect/Engineer's Name:
(Design/Build Portion)
Dawn Engineering, Inc., 11 Village Court, Hazlet, NJ 07730
(732) 739-8840
Architect/Engineer's Name: The Ives Group, 14-25 Plaza Road, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
Description:

Rahway Rail Station

Rahway Rail Station


  • Bridge reconstruction over W. Milton Ave
  • Bridge rehabilitation over Irving Street
  • Design/Build entire Westbound High Level Platform foundations and platforms
  • Drove 128 steel H-piles 40' long, using spliced sections due to overhead catenary high voltage wiring
  • Built concrete pile caps and grade beams
  • Built new structural steel and masonry platform shelters
  • New metal roofing and glass block shelter walls
  • Constructed new reinforced concrete stairways to new high level platforms
  • All work performed on active Northeast corridor - the busiest rail line in North America
  • All personnel extensively safety trained
  • Demolition of the existing station buildings/canopies and cross tunnel
  • Construction of a new pedestrian cross tunnel
  • Construction of a new three-story steel framed brick and cast stone masonry station building
  • Reconstruction of the Eastbound high level platform
  • Two elevators and complete handicap accessibility
  • All electrical work at Station Building, platform, canopies, shelters, site lighting and communication work
  • All new station mechanical and plumbing systems
  • Site work including curbing, walkways, plaza, and asphalt paving
  • Signage installation for the entire site
  • Lead paint abatement and repainting of four railroad bridges
  • Project completed on schedule
Date of Completion: 1998-1999