Caltrans On-Call in Merced County

Blackburn Consulting is currently providing 2 to 3 full time materials testers for this Caltrans project which involves a four lane freeway on a new alignment with interchanges and bridge overcrossings and undercrossings.  The project sites worked on include:
  • Arboleda Drive - The $128.1 million project is constructing a new interchange on State Route 99 at Arboleda Drive and is converting four-lane expressway to six-lane freeway from Buchanan Hollow Road to Miles Creek Overflow.
  • Plainsburg Road - The $119 million project will upgrade five miles of State Route 99 from a four-lane expressway to a six-lane freeway from just north of Chowchilla to Buchanan Road, including a new interchange at Plainsburg Road.
  • Bradley Overhead at SR 140 - The project replaces an existing two-lane bridge with a new four-lane bridge
  • West Merced Bridge Replacements - $35 million project to replace a bridge on State Route 99 over 16th Street in Merced.


Location Merced County
Agency/Owner Caltrans
Timeframe 2012-Present