Durr is executing a significant portion of a major capital project for Entergy’s new NOPS 1 128MW gas fired generating plant at the Michoud site, as a sub-contractor to Cajun Constructors, LLC of Baton Rouge, LA. Durr’s scope of work consists of clearing of the entire site and the installation of the power block sand surcharge and limestone laydown/parking areas. Durr also installed a drainage blanket to assist with the effectiveness of the 28,000 wick drains installed on-site. Durr was required to identify and remove existing underground structures and piping and install the new underground utilities and drainage systems. Additionally, Durr installed the heavy haul road, new construction entrance and temporary fencing around the site.
Total installed quantities to date are:
77,268 TMCY pump river sand
14,210 tons of 610 Limestone
13,282 tons of recycled asphalt paving aggregates
17,100 tons coarse concrete sand
52,600 SY of geo-textile fabric