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Virgin Trains USA names contractors for Orlando-to-Miami route

Ryan Lynch
Virgin Trains USA names contractors for Orlando-to-Miami route

Virgin Trains USA has revealed its contractors for its $4 billion Orlando-to-Miami route, including a pair of local firms. The Coral Gables-based train service named Winter Park-based Hubbard Construction Co., Sanford-based Wharton-Smith Inc., Littleton, Massachusetts-based Middlesex Corp., Watsonville, California-based Granite Construction Inc. (NYSE:GVA) and joint venture HSR Constructors as the team for the project. “Connecting Central and South Florida will bring thousands of jobs today, and by modernizing infrastructure, we will strengthen Florida’s economy for decades,” Patrick Goddard, president of Virgin Trains USA, said in a prepared statement.