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Design and construction, Selections and awards - Highway design awards 2012
Every year, some of the best design projects are nominated for the WisDOT Excellence in Highway Design Awards.
Congratulations to this year’s winners!
- Best rural design by WisDOT
- Best rural design by a consultant
- Best urban design by a consultant
- Best structure design by WisDOT
- Best structure design by a consultant
Announced Mar. 7, 2012, at ACEC conference in Wisconsin Dells. Congratulations to this year’s winners!
Best rural design by WisDOT - WIS 83 (Waukesha County)
- Designed by SE region
- John Kanzenbach, WisDOT Project Manager
Brett Hollister, WisDOT Project Leader.
- 6-mile project included capacity and safety improvements, three high-speed roundabouts, four bridge structures, relocations, and significant environmental considerations
Best rural design by consultant - US 12 (Sauk County)
- Designed by Strand for SW region
- Joe Bunker, Consultant Project Manager
Dave Walker, Consultant structure designer
Anne Wallace, WisDOT project manager
- 6-mile 4-lane bypass leading to Wisconsin Dells included three interchanges, 10 roundabouts, 12 bridges, and a large MSE wall
Best urban design by consultant - WIS 190 (Shorewood)
- Village of Shorewood, Milwaukee County
- Designed by GRAEF for SE region
- Andre Ost, Consultant Project Engineer for
Mary Beth Pettit, Consultant Project manager
Bruce Barnes, WisDOT Project Manager
- Urban reconstruction project paid careful attention to safety for multiple user modes while including environmentally-friendly design elements, aesthetic appeal, and extensive stakeholder input
Best structure design by WisDOT - Wolf River Bridge (WIS 22)
- Shawano County
- Designed by WisDOT Bureau of Structures for NC region
- Jim Volkmann, WisDOT Project
Dave Genson and Najoua Ksontini, WisDOT Structure designers
- Project replaced an existing truss bridge with a new three-span 324-foot bridge over an environmentally sensitive river, along with aesthetic treatments, enhanced approaches, a relocated intersection, and a multi-use trail
Best structure design by consultant - Chestnut St. Bridge (Platteville)
- City of Platteville, Grant County
- Designed by IIW for SW region
- Michael Jansen, Consultant Project
Principal and Structural designer
Julie Neebel, Consultant Project Manager
Brenda Schoenfeld, WisDOT Project Manager
- Project is a two-span structure over the Rountree Branch and the Rountree Branch trail, and includes a three-legged roundabout, multi-use path, and 0.45 miles of urban roadway partially on new alignment
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