The Right Team To Deliver The Project
The Right team to Deliver the Project
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5280 Connectors

5280 Connectors is a team designed to comprehensively address the project goals and objectives of this vital project. Each core proposer team member has extensive experience in successfully delivering complicated infrastructure projects, from developing and financing to designing, constructing and maintaining complex structures.

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Equity Member/Developer
North American-based Plenary Group is the lead developer and a 50% equity member for 5280 Connectors. Since inception ten years ago, Plenary Group has invested in and developed 23 public-private partnership (PPP) projects in North America worth more than $11 billion. Plenary’s North American headquarters for delivering civil projects is located in Denver and team currently oversees projects in Colorado, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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Equity Member/Developer/Lead Contractor
Skanska Infrastructure Development Inc. is a 50% equity member and co-developer for 5280 Connectors. One of the development units of Skanska Group, Skanska ID is a world leader in infrastructure and has successfully delivered 31 PPP projects worldwide, including two of the largest US PPP projects to date: the Elizabeth River Tunnels project in Virginia and the I-4 Ultimate project in Florida. Skanska USA Civil is a joint venture partner in 5280 Connectors’ Lead Contractor, Skanska-Zachry I-70 E Constructors. Skanska USA Civil is ranked by Engineering News Record (ENR) as the 3rd-largest heavy civil contractor in the country based on annual revenues of $2.4 billion in 2014. Skanska USA Civil is currently constructing over 40 Design-Build projects valued at over $16 billion, including projects such as the 11th Street Corridor Project in Washington, DC, and the Expo Phase 2 LRT project.

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Lead Contractor
Zachry Construction Corporation is a joint venture partner in 5280 Connectors’ Lead Contractor, Skanska-Zachry I-70 E Constructors. A successful, family-owned business for over 90 years, the company has undertaken over 1,450 transportation projects and employs over 1,350 salaried and hourly employees. An experienced PPP civil contractor and equity investor, Zachry was ranked by ENR as #14 in highway construction in the country.

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Lead Engineer
HDR Engineering Inc. is the Lead Engineer for 5280 Connectors. HDR is one of the most experienced and reputable global engineering firms, with market-leading design and engineering experience on design-build and PPP projects such as Eagle P3 Commuter Rail Project in Colorado, I-4 Ultimate in Florida, the US 36 Managed Lanes in Colorado, and the New NY Bridge (Tappan Zee) in New York. HDR maintains a large Denver office, housing 475 employees, including 108 transportation professionals.

Project Experience

US-36 Managed Lanes (Phase 2)
US-36 Managed Lanes (Phase 2)

Elizabeth River Tunnels PPP
Elizabeth River Tunnels PPP

I-15 CORE Design-Build
I-15 CORE Design-Build

I-4 Ultimate PPP
I-4 Ultimate PPP

DFW Connector Design-Build
DFW Connector Design-Build