New Runway Construction Spring 2020

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New Runway Map

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May 13th

Seeding and mulching in progress

May 8th

Site grading continues

May 7th

Fill, compact & grade where pieces of runway were removed, site grading.

May 6th

Paving runways, taxiway, and pilots boxes. Demolition and removal of old paving, contour grading.

May 5th

Start of  paving asphalt runway, contour grading continues.

May 4th

Continuing leveling, compaction & compaction testing. Thanks to Rowell Heigh & Diepenbroek for help with identifying defects today in 40 mph+ winds.

May 1st

Final runway grading, placement and compaction of road base, prep for paving to start

April 30th

Excavating and hauling off asphalt from the old sections of the removed runway.  Starting final grade in preparation for road base.

April 29th

Excavation and grading in progress.  Saw cutting of asphalt to be removed is done.

April 28 Photos