Project Description

Repair of The Brick Arch at the 168th Street and 181st Street Stations Broadway/7th Avenue Line ( IRT)
Owners Name
New York City Transit (NYCT)
General description of the project type and size
168th street and 181st Street stations required to remove the ceiling bricks and replaced with GFRC Panels and replace all medallions at both stations at Arch areas. New Granite Flooring at 168th street Platforms and upper mezzanine. New Armature with Gutter/Light fixtures at both stations.
Description of scope of work
General Contractor responsible for supervising all of the trades. Citnalta oversaw the subcontractors and performed some work with its own force. Temporary Decking was installed on both stations so that the work could be done without interfering with the Public. Installation of GFRC panels was done by Admiral Construction. Removal of Ceiling bricks, Platform Concrete Floor was done by Citnalta. Armature work was done by RISA Management. During Construction, Safe Zone was provided for Passengers so that they wouldn’t be inconvenienced by the construction. New Ceramic tile and Mosaic were installed at NB Gallery wall/Columns at 168th street station.
Original Start and End dates of construction
Start – May 27, 2013
End – March 31st, 2016
Actual Start and End dates of construction
Awarded on 3/28/13