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ALBANY – The state has released the
list of four qualified competitive bidders for the new Tappan Zee Bridge
over the Hudson River.
Statements of qualifications were received from five design-build consortiums
and four groups were deemed qualified after a thorough multi-agency technical
The qualified bidder groups include:
• Hudson River Bridge Constructors, a group including Dragados USA,
Inc., Flatiron Constructors, Inc., Samsung C&T, E&C Americas,
Inc., and Yonkers Contracting Company, Inc.
• Kiewit-Skanska-Weeks Joint Venture, comprised of Kiewit Infrastructure
Co., Skanska USA Civil Northeast Inc., and Weeks Marine, Inc.
• Tappan Zee Bridge Partners, a Bechtel/Tutor Perini Joint Venture,
comprised of Bechtel Infrastructure Corporation and Tutor Perini Corporation
• Tappan Zee Constructors, comprised of Fluor Enterprises, Inc.,
American Bridge Company, Granit Construction Northeast, Inc. and Traylor
After design-build proposals are submitted and reviewed, one of the four
short-listed consortiums will be selected later this year to construct
the new bridge.
The short-listing “marks a significant milestone” in the push
to build the new structure, said State Transportation Commissioner Joan
Howard Milstein, the chairman of the New York State Thruway Authority,
termed this “the single largest bridge project in its modern history.”