The three joint ventures were selected from five that submitted statements of qualifications in response to the agency’s request for qualifications.
The request for proposals for the project is scheduled to be issued on 2 October.
The shortlisted design-build teams are:
- Lane/Corman Joint Venture
- Shirley/Contracting Company
- Skanska/Branch Joint Venture
Three projects are included in the design-build solicitation: the widening of Route 29 from Route 643 to Route 1719, construction of Berkmar Drive extension from Route 1438 to Hollymead town centre and the grade separation of the intersection of Route 631 and Route 29.
Other aspects of the Route 29 Solutions include improving the Route 29/250 interchange in Charlottesville, installing adaptive signal technology at intersections and completing a study and preliminary engineering for other improvements improvements.