DALLAS, April 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Primoris Services Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: PRIM) (“Primoris” or “Company”) today announced three new contracts for major utility customers with a combined value of over $25 million. The contracts were secured by ARB Underground, part of the Utilities & Distribution segment.
- The first award is for a pipeline modernization project in Southern California. The basic scope of work is to relocate the interconnects between four natural gas transmission lines that are currently in the center of a major intersection. Work is scheduled to commence in the second quarter of 2019 and estimated completion is the first quarter of 2020.
- The second award is a meter protection project in Northern California. The work involves installation of steel posts in front of existing meters at over 7,000 locations to protect the meters from damage by vehicles. Work is scheduled to commence in the second quarter of 2019 and estimated completion is the fourth quarter of 2019.
- The third award is the installation of underground electrical approaches to a new substation in Southern California. The scope of work includes three 41” bore casings under an existing railroad, installing over 36,000 feet of conduit, and trenching and backfill for the conduit. Work is scheduled to commence in the second quarter of 2019 and estimated completion is the fourth quarter of 2019.
Founded in 1960, Primoris, through various subsidiaries, has grown to become one of the largest publicly traded specialty construction and infrastructure companies in the United States. Serving diverse end-markets, Primoris provides a wide range of construction, fabrication, maintenance, replacement, water and wastewater, and engineering services to major public utilities, petrochemical companies, energy companies, municipalities, state departments of transportation, and other customers. Growing both organically and through acquisitions, the Company’s national footprint now extends nearly nationwide and into Canada. For additional information, please visit.
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