Utilities Projects


utility relocations for Nicor gas and peoples gas


OMEGA provides construction management and design services for the relocation and replacement of gas mains on a variety of civil engineering projects. The work involved in the relocation of gas mains can include removal and replacement of damaged and abandoned gas lines, alleviating conflicts with proposed structures, directional boring, and existing pipe retirement.

OMEGA provides procedures, oversight, schedule coordination and construction management services for Work Plans submitted by contractors to allow contract work activities within 25-feet of gas transmission mains. OMEGA also administered a Watch & Protect program procedure to monitor work activities within 25-feet of gas transmission mains.

OMEGA’s major gas main relocation experience includes:

I-90 Corridor, Construction Cost: $1 billion

  • I-90 at Higgins Road, Meacham Road, IL 25, Roselle Road and Barrington Road – Nicor ($23 million)
  • I-90 at IL 31 – Nicor ($1.4 million)
  • I-90 Corridor from IL 31 to IL 53/I-290 – Nicor ($6 million)

IL Route 59 from Ferry Road to Aurora Avenue, 
Construction Cost: $100 million

  • IL Route 59 from New York Street to Liberty Street – Nicor
  • IL Route 59 from New York Street to Drexel Ave – Nicor
  • IL Route 59 from Meridian Lakes Drive to BNSF Railroad – Nicor
  • Diehl Road from County Farm Drive to Wall Street – Nicor
  • North Aurora Road from Fairway Drive to Golden Gate Lane, IL Route 59 from Fairway Drive to Brookdale Drive – Nicor
  • IL Route 59 and Brookdale Road – Nicor
  • IL Route 59 from North Aurora Road to Platinum Avenue – Nicor
  • IL Route 59 from Diehl Road to Ferry Road – Nicor
  • I-88 east and west of IL Route 59 – Nicor

Circle Interchange Flyover, Construction Cost: $60 million

  • Existing I-290 Collector at Vernon Park Place – People’s Gas
  • Green St. North of Van Buren – People’s Gas