Second Avenue Subway Wins Top ASCE Honor

The Second Avenue Subway project in New York City, for which WSP USA provided construction management services, has been named the winner of the 2018 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award (OCEA) from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

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Tom Peyton served as WSP USA’s project manager on the Second Avenue Subway project, which won the ASCE 2018 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award.

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The Second Avenue Subway is used by an estimated 213,000 passengers daily, and reduce overcrowding once experienced on the nearby Lexington Avenue line.

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The U.S. 58 West Midtown Tunnel, an OCEA finalist, carries westbound traffic under the Elizabeth River, connecting Norfolk and Portsmouth.

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The Evergreen Point Floating Bridge along State Route 520 near Seattle, another OCEA finalist, is the longest floating bridge in the world.