Silver Line Phase 2 Awarded to Capital Rail Constructors

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    Phase 2 of the Dulles Rail Project given the green light to start construction from Reston into Loudoun County. News4 transportation reporter Adam Tuss has the story.

    A Maryland-based joint venture has been chosen to design and build Phase 2 of the Silver Line.

    The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority awarded the contract to Capital Rail Constructors, a partnership between Clark Construction Group, based in Bethesda, Md., and Kiewit Infrastructure South Co., based in Beltsville, Md.

    The companies will collaborate on a 11.4-mile-long segment of the Silver Line, which will run from Washington Dulles International Airport into Ashburn.

    Phase 1 of the Silver Line project, which is more than 90 percent complete, runs from Falls Church, Va., to Wiele Avenue in Reston, Va.

    Officials hope Phase 2 will be complete in 2018.

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