Program Manager for Pier 2 Infrastructure Improvements – North Kingstown, RI

Drone Image of Pier 2

Client: Quonset Development Corp.
95 Cripe Street
North Kingstown, RI
Completion Date: Ongoing
Total Project Value: $90,000,000 (Est.)

Relevant Project Features:

• Preparing RFP's for Multiple Design and
   Construction Contracts
• Reviewing Proposals
• Preparing Permit Submission Plans
• Administering a Pile Test Program
• Performing a Geotechnical Investigation
• Providing Design Review
• Performing a Sub Bottom Profiling Survey
• Providing Construction Phase Services

RT Group, Inc. was retained by the Quonset Development Corporation (QDC) to serve as Program Manager for the $90 Million Infrastructure Improvements Program for Pier 2.

The 1,200-foot-long Pier 2 was constructed in the 1950’s and consists of cellular cofferdams that are currently in a deteriorated condition. The Program includes rehabilitating the Pier with an encapsulation system consisting of a new combination sheet pile and king pile wall. Ancillary improvements include a pier extension, a new heavy lift platform, and dredging of the surrounding ship berths.

Underwater Work

As Program Manager, RTG will assist the QDC during the engineering, design, construction and closeout stages of the program. RTG’s responsibilities include preparing RFP’s and reviewing subsequent proposals for multiple design and construction contracts; preparing permit submission plans; administering a pile test and geotechnical program; providing design review; and performing construction phase services.