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Walsh Construction wins $220M California streetcar contract

Streetcar projects provide even more opportunities for contractors experienced with building light rail systems since they often have many of the same characteristics like the construction of stations, tracks, associated infrastructure and sometimes the relocation or addition of electric and other utilities.

Logistically, streetcar projects could pose more of a challenge, though, because they are often located in dense urban cores, forcing contractors to navigate the traffic flow of pedestrians and automobiles during while minimizing noise and other disruptions to streets.

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