Sandy Repairs Rockaway Line Wrap-Up
Building Use: Transportation
Owner/Developer: Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Construction & Development
Completion Date: July 2024
The Sandy Repairs Rockaway Line Wrap-Up project will provide needed repairs to the Rockaway Line caused by the damaged from Hurricane Sandy.
The work consists of:
(1) Repairing and replacing the fender system at the North Channel Bridge which will consist of the demolition of the existing pile clusters, fender systems and lighting and installation of new pile clusters and fender system and new navigation lights. The new fender system will consist of approximately: 338 13” FRP piles and 7000 LF of 12×12 walers.
(2) The repair and replacement of Lighting, TTB’s (Test Terminal Block’s), fiber optic, copper cables and conduits from Howard Beach Station to Hammel’s Wye Campus. Over 70,000 LF of cables and conduits be installed parallel to the tracks and will cross the tracks at seven different locations in between Howard Beach Station and Hammel’s Wye Campus.
(3) Replacement of signal switch heaters, conduits and cable at Rockaway Yard.