MassDOT Highway Division oversees the Design/Build team that includes the following members and disciplines:
- Walsh Construction Company leads the Whittier Bridge construction
- McCourt Construction leads the roadway and other bridge construction
- HNTB leads final design and engineering for bridge, civil, geotechnical, environmental, electrical, and lighting systems, as well as bridge architecture and construction support services
- Specialty subconsultants include:
MassDOT understands the importance of providing timely updates so project stakeholders can plan their travel and other activities accordingly. Abutters, boaters, historic and environmental interest groups, bicycle and pedestrian groups, local businesses, and the traveling public receive timely construction updates and traffic advisories to help plan ahead to minimize inconveniences.
The project team provides regular updates regarding project design and construction milestones via this website, local media, public information meetings or targeted briefings, MassDOT social media, and email blasts. MassDOT and its consultant team also meet with individual stakeholder groups, as requested. Sign up to be added to our email distribution list to receive meeting notices, project updates, and traffic alerts.