In conjunction with the Gary/Chicago International Airport - Runway 12/30 Runway Extension Program, railroad tracks owned by the EJ&E Railway, a subsidiary of the Canadian National Railroad, must be relocated from their current alignment to a new corridor.
The proposed railroad corridor will require construction of two miles of double-track mainline railroad on new alignment. To accomplish this task, the Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority has established a contract titled "EJ&E Railway Relocation - Grading, Drainage and Trackwork" (Project No. REP004)
Work under the EJ&E Railway Relocation - Grading, Drainage and Trackwork contract involves:
Advertisement for Bid February 27, 2012
Bid Opening March 27, 2012
Recommendation for award April 9, 2012
Projected NTP April 23, 2012
Projected Completion June 30, 2013