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Airport Project

Wake Island Repair Airfield Pavement

Location: Wake Island

Project Dates: 2005-2006

Owner: NAVFAC Southeast

Contract Amount: $18,413,279

Status: Complete

Project Details: The Wake Island project included paving of the parallel and ladder taxiways and apron, taxiway lighting, joint sealing, cold planning, seal coating and aggregate shipping. Knik mobilized and demobilized the project with one bargeload of equipment and material from Seattle and one load from Wake Island. Approximately 32,000 tons of aggregate was shipped by a bulk ship and transferred onto a 700-ton landing craft to the beach/harbor in Wake.