Projects

Costco Wholesale

Rochester, NY

Graham Construction was the general contractor tasked to build the new Costco Wholesale store in Rochester. Due to some unsuitable local soils, the site contractor responsible for preparing the building pad could not get the area to pass the required density test. Although the site contractor proposed to undercut the subbase, a more cost effective...

Express Mart Convenience Store

East Syracuse, New York

The key to any successful business is its location. Express Mart Convenient Stores understands that business mantra and chose to build its new store right on Syracuse’s busy Carrier Circle, which is just off the New York State Thruway. This facility was going to be larger than most with a car wash, 12 fueling stations...

Tennis Courts at Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Geneva, New York

Ruston Paving was under contract to reconstruct 8 tennis courts at Hobart & William Smith Colleges.  While in the excavation process, unsuitable soils were encountered that totaled over 25% of the area to be reconstructed.  After undercutting the area an extra 12″ in depth to find sound soils on which to build, unsuitable soils still...

Glenwood Square Shopping Plaza

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Ruston Paving crews from our Durham division worked diligently on a 5 phase project at Glenwood Square Shopping Center. Due to the shopping center’s high traffic volume, we were unable to work or have any lots closed down on the weekend. Fresh Market, the anchor grocery store in the center, was in the midst of its holiday busy...

University Commons

Durham, North Carolina

Ruston Paving mobilized its Durham crews to reconstruct the parking areas at University Commons, a newly renovated apartment community located within minutes of Duke University.  Years ago, a concrete surface was placed over unsuitable subbase.  When the concrete failed, an overlay of hot mix asphalt was applied.  Because the parking lot’s subbase was never remedied,...

Lockheed Martin

Manassas, Virginia

Ruston Paving was contracted by Lockheed Martin to overlay a large existing parking lot on their Manassas, Virginia campus. Upon visiting the site, Ruston Paving noticed that a parking lot adjacent to the worksite had been closed off. Ruston Paving inquired about the parking lot and learned that it had been severely damaged by a...