Tomball Tollway Phase 2


Binkley & Barfield, Inc. Project Portal

 


04/03/17
Revised TCP Sheets and TCP Reference Files have been uploaded to the portal.

02/15/17
The 100% Submittal with Addendum has been uploaded to the Project Portal.

01/03/17
MCTRA 90% SUBMITTAL: Project Teams must review and submit comments on MCTRA 90% Plan Set and Cross Sections By Friday, January 6th EOB  .

08/26/16
FINAL 100% SUBMITTAL: Project Teams must submit Final Signed and Sealed Plans (PDF) and Quantities (Excel) to the Project Portal BY NOON  .

08/04/16
All Consultants are responsible for reviewing the MCTRA 60% Plan submittal for any conflicts with their design. Please inform BBI immediately with any conflicts or concerns.
08/01/16
100% SUBMITTAL: Project Teams must submit Plans (PDF) and Quantities (Excel) to the Project Portal BY NOON.
08/01/16
A revised Final Drainage Impact Study has been uploaded.

07/28/16
Midtown has provided SUE Data Sheets for all 29 locations.
07/27/16
Jones and Carter have provided reference files. These files are in another Coordinate System so use XMSF19_MCTRA.dgn and use Live Nesting option for the files to line up in the correct location.
07/21/16
The Job No assigned to the project from Harris County is 16/0191. This is to be shown on the Title Sheet.
07/08/16
All consultants are to attach XRTP00_FAULT.dgn and callout the fault lines on the plan sheets.
07/08/16
MCTRA has provided the Spring Creek Detention Pond Layout DGN.
07/07/16
The revised Final Drainage Impact Study has been uploaded. A Detention Pond summary table has been added on PDF page 13 & 49.

06/14/16
06/08/16
An updated TIN file has been uploaded. This includes the property at Hilltop Tools.

05/19/16
The Draft Scour Report has been uploaded.
05/19/16
90% SUBMITTAL: Project Teams must submit Plans (PDF) and Quantities (Excel) to the Project Portal BY NOON.
05/17/16
Midtown has provided SUE Data Sheets for 6 more locations and an Overall Layout.
05/11/16
Terra has provided an updated XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn with a differentiating line style for the wetlands boundaries.
05/04/16
DESIGN ALERT: Use XRRW03_ROW.dgn for the ROW in your sheet files. The file XRRW13_ROW.dgn has the incorrect PTM number and will no longer be updated.

04/28/16
Geotest has provided the Draft Geotechnical Report.
04/26/16
The Bridge Go-By has been uploaded.
04/06/16
Geotest has provided the MSE Wall Foundation Improvement recommendations.

03/31/16
Change the Job No. in the Title Block to 074/ETC.
03/30/16
The Preliminary Scour Report has been uploaded.
03/30/16
The Final Drainage Impact Study has been uploaded.
03/23/16
DESIGN ALERT: Use XRRW13_ROW.dgn for the ROW in your sheet files.
03/23/16
AIA has provided a Resource File to allow the line styles to display properly in XRPM14_EXIST_PMRKS.dgn.
03/23/16
AttachmentB_Layers in the CADD Drafting Manual has been updated. All consultants should review the changes and implement the new levels in your DGN files.
03/07/16
TxDOT has issued Bridge NBI Numbers.
03/04/16
Midtown has provided SUE Data Sheets for 12 locations.
03/01/16
60% SUBMITTAL - Project Teams must submit Plans (PDF) and Quantities (Excel) to the Project Portal BY NOON

02/26/16
The 60 Percent Cost Estimate has been uploaded. Please let BBI know if you need any Bid Items added.
02/26/16
The Survey and SBFR pavement DGN files have been updated. Cobb Fendley has also provided updated GPK input files.
02/23/16
Othon has provided information for the proposed Lone Star College Driveway at Baker Dr.
02/23/16
Midtown has provided a SUE Layout that shows the completed and proposed SUE locations.
02/19/16
IMPORTANT: Revisions have been made to many Reference files. Use the latest input files if you are using GeoPAK.
02/16/16
DESIGN ALERT: AIA provided an updated Ramp 3 profileXRPF14_PROFILE.dgn and GPK input file rp3prf.inp.
02/15/16
A revised CADD Standards Design Manual and an addendum of changes has been uploaded. All consultants need to use uSTN_PDF_Gray_NoLayers.plt when creating PDFs for your weekly uploads and submittals.
02/15/16
DESIGN ALERT: HR Green had provided an updated NB Frontage Road Alignment XRAL12_ALIGN.dgn and GPK input file nbfraligntt3.ijs. The stationing change averages about 0.0075’.
02/10/16
DESIGN ALERT: AIA has updated Ramp 1. Download the updated Reference and GPK input files.
02/10/16
Halff has provided the preliminary Hydraulic Data Sheet for Spring Creek.
02/10/16
Refer to the Preliminary Utility Typical Section when designing any utilities between the Frontage Road and the ROW.
02/08/16
BBI has updated the General Legend.
02/08/16
DESIGN ALERT: AIA is updating Ramp 1. We will provide DGN and Geopak information when it become available.
02/04/16
DESIGN ALERT: The profile for Ramp 5 has changed due to the fact that the inside of rail was extended to account for the tolling equipment. Please update with new rp5prf.inp file and XRPF14_PROFILE.DGN.
02/04/16
DESIGN ALERT: The cross slope transition on the Brown/Baker Bridge has changed. The changes can be found in the GEOPAK shape file .
02/03/16
DESIGN ALERT: TxDOT has changed the Design Frequency for the storm sewer and roadway ditches from 2-yr to 10-yr. Please make changes accordingly.

01/25/16
Midtown has determined the preliminary SUE Critical Crossing locations. Let BBI or Midtown know if there are other Critical SUE locations.
01/22/16
Grain Size Distribution Curves with D50 value for Borings 11 & 73-78 have been completed.
01/20/16
Use the revised Sample Meeting Minutes which now include a table for proper action item reporting.
01/18/16
The Project Schedule and the Deliverables Schedule have been revised.
01/15/16
Boring Logs 45-72 have been completed.
01/15/16
Use the updated Input files for profiles and alignments in your GPK.
01/13/16
Point Bearing Design, Skin Friction Design, and Soil Strength Analysis has been completed for borings 2-10, 12-15, 18-24, 26, 28-34, 38-41 and 44.
01/12/16
BBI has updated the project schedule Tomball Tollway Phase 2 Project Schedule.
01/12/16
Midtown has updated the Proposed Sue Layout.
01/06/16
HR Green has updated the Brown Rd Profile. Use the input file to update your GPK.
01/06/16
AttachmentB_Layers in the CADD Drafting Manual has been updated. Changes made are highlighted in yellow.

12/31/15
Boring Logs 1-44 have been completed.
12/31/15
For Asphalt pavement, use the City of Tomball Standard STR-04 & STR-05 for the Cross streets and TxDOT specifications for the ~100' section of Asphalt pavement on the NB & SB Frontage Rd.
12/23/15
Consultants will not be required to upload their files for the week of 12/28/2015 - 12/31/2015. Uploads will resume on 01/04/2016.
12/10/15
HCTRA has provided an Intersection layout Go-By.
12/07/15
Halff has provided a Preliminary Layout for the flood plain mitigation and detention pond.
12/04/15
DESIGN ALERT: The Mainlane profile is being reviewed, and there will likely be some changes to optimize the design based upon new information submitted by the frontage road engineers. And that this will result in some changes to the ramp profiles. More information will be posted once the revised profile designs have been advanced
12/04/15
Please use the XRTL09_PROP_TOLL.dgn from AECOM for the Toll structure locations.
12/02/15
HCTRA has provided information from TxDOT regarding the Faults within the project limits.
12/01/15
HCTRA has provided the City of Tomball Easement information.

11/30/15
HCTRA has provided additional Go-By's for Misc Ramp Details and Retaining Walls.
11/19/15
Bridge Summit Meeting will be held at 9 AM at BBI’s Office. Attendance for Bridge Design Project Managers is MANDATORY
11/18/15
The Tomball Tollway Phase 2 Contact List had been updated.
11/13/15
AttachmentB_Layers in the CADD Drafting Manual has been updated. Changes made are highlighted in yellow. Use uSTN_PDF_Gray_NoLayers.plt for your weekly uploads and submittals.
11/11/15
INVOICE CHANGES: HCTRA has requested several formatting changes to Page 1 of the invoice. Please contact Vivienne Pappas with any questions/concerns.[Sample Invoice]
11/10/15
The 30% Plan Submittal has been uploaded to the portal.
11/10/15
Use CSJ 0720-03-074/123 and CONTRACT 806 in your sheet Title blocks.
11/10/15
CONTACT UPDATE: Buddy Wiggin must be notified a minimum of three business days in advance prior to visiting Lone Star College.
11/05/15
11/03/15
HCTRA has provided Standard Drawings that are to be used for Phase 2.
11/02/15
30% SUBMITTAL - Project Teams must submit Plans (PDF) and Quantities (Excel) to the Project Portal BY NOON  

10/30/15
Show 10" CRCP for the proposed Frontage Road concrete pavement thickness.
10/29/15
The Cost Estimate spreadsheet has been uploaded. Please let BBI know if you need any Bid Items added.
10/29/15
The preliminary TCP sequence of construction is available on the Project Portal.
10/29/15
Download the .inp files from AIA to update your GPK for PFML, RP3, PFRP3, RP5 and PFRP5.
10/27/15
Upload your DGN Reference files and Project Control File Spreadsheet to your Vault on the Project Portal by 3:00 pm today.
10/26/15
Terra Survey has provided a revised TIN file.
10/23/15
A revised TIN file is now available.
10/23/15
LED High Mast Illumination Assemblies should be specified for this project.
10/23/15
Roadway LED illumination assemblies should be mounted on the Spring Creek main lane bridge where the high mast illumination assemblies cannot provide sufficient coverage from the banks of Spring Creek. Costello will need to incorporate the conduit and brackets into the bridge design if needed.
10/23/15
CTMS and tolling fiber should be mounted in conduit on the main lane bridge crossing Spring Creek. The tolling fiber will be placed on the west side of the main lane bridge and the CTMS fiber will be placed on the east side of the main lane bridge.
10/15/15
The Contact List had been updated.
10/12/15
Revised Draft Traffic Engineering Reports have been uploaded.
10/08/15
A revised Attachement A in the CADD Standards Design Manual and an addendum have been uploaded.
10/08/15
The Schematic has been updated with the source of the Traffic data and for the 100 yr WSEL to match the drainage report.
10/08/15
To remove any concerns about the Seed Files, they are now labeled with txdotV8iseed. You can still use the previous seed files. Please contact us if there are any concerns.
10/07/15
A revised CADD Standards Design Manual and an addendum of changes have been uploaded to reflect what was discussed in the CADD Workshop.
10/07/15
A revised Environmental Overview Report and Wetland Delineation Report have been uploaded.
10/06/15
A revised CADD Standards Design Manual and an addendum of changes have been uploaded.
10/05/15
A revised CADD Standards Design Manual has been uploaded.
10/02/15
A revised CADD Standards Design Manual has been uploaded.
10/02/15
REMINDER: Meeting protocol for Tomball Tollway requires that BBI and Tomball Tollway be copied and invited to all consultant coordination meetings.
10/01/15
A mandatory Tomball Tollway Phase 2 CAD Workshop Meeting will be held Tuesday, October, 6, 2015 at 1:30 PM using gotomeeting. Every CAD Coordinator MUST ATTEND. Refer to email invite for more details.

09/30/15
A revised CADD Standards Design Manual has been uploaded. If you have any questions, please contact Ben Hart or Christina Kim.
09/28/15
The TIN file has been updated to include the wetlands and proposed Detention Pond area.
09/24/15
Changes were made to the Retaining Walls at FM 2920. A revised Schematic and Schematic DGN files have been uploaded.
09/22/15
A revised Schematic and Schematic DGN files have been uploaded.
09/22/15
Tomball Tollway Phase 1 (Contract 803) Landscape Plan has been uploaded.
09/21/15
A mandatory joint Consultant Kick-off Meeting will be held at HCTRA offices Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 1:30PM.
09/21/15
Frequently Searched Documents have been updated
09/08/15
The current version of the Traffic Noise Study has been uploaded to the Project Portal. This version has been accepted by TxDOT.

08/31/15
The Contact List and Organizational Chart have been updated. Please note the appointed BBI Coordinator for your design area will be the MAIN BBI CONTACT for your team.
08/31/15
The Procedures and Design Criteria Manual has been updated and includes samples for pertinent documents (i.e. meeting minutes, invoices, project reporting). It is still an INTERIM DOCUMENT
08/19/15
All Project Team Members MUST UPLOAD directly to their respective VAULT. Submissions will no longer be accepted via the general FTP Page.
08/04/15
The revised Phase 2 Design Schedule Draft has been uploaded.

07/29/15
The Contact List has been updated.
07/23/15
Attention all consultants: Prior to visiting Lone Star College, Mike Dannenbaum must be notified a minimum of three business days in advance.
07/23/15
The Contact List has been updated.
07/01/15
Environmental Overview Report has been uploaded.

06/29/15
SH 249 Traffic Noise Study has been uploaded in the Reports folder under the Project Information Link. The updated SBFR Bridge layout over Spring Creek has been uploaded in the Preliminary Bridge Layout folder under the Schematic Link.
06/25/15
Added Procedures Manual and Design Criteria to front page of Project Portal.
06/22/15
Final Drainage Impact Study has been uploaded and can be found in Reports under the Project Information link.
06/12/15
The Preliminary Main Lane Bridge Layout over Zion Road has been uploaded.
06/09/15
The Environmental Overview report was uploaded by Atkins.
06/07/15
The Border File (XRBDn_BORDER.dgn) has been updated.

05/12/15
Terra has uploaded the latest XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn file to the Project Portal.
05/11/15
Terra has uploaded the latest .TIN file and DTM drawing. It can be found on the Project Portal under Project Downloads/DAD/Geopak/Roadway.

04/30/15
The updated Organizational Chart has been posted on the Project Portal for your review. Also the latest version of the Contact List has also been posted and will be revised as needed.
04/07/15
Terra has uploaded the latest XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn file to the Project Portal.

02/27/15
Terra has uploaded the latest XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn file to the Project Portal.
02/26/15
Terra has uploaded the latest XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn file to the Project Portal. It includes the apartment topo however, this has not been annotated yet but will be done for the weekly upload on Friday.

01/26/15
Terra has uploaded the latest TOPO to the FTP site - XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn The file contains some Detention M124 calls.
01/23/15
Terra has uploaded the latest TOPO to the FTP site. It can now be found on the project portal by selecting Project_Downloads_From_BBI and looking in the Reference_Files folder.
01/21/15
Terras XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn file has been converted to a Google Earth file and can be seen on the Project Portal.
01/16/15
Terra has uploaded the latest TOPO (work in progress) to the FTP site. It can be found on the project portal by selecting Drawings In Progress and looking in the Reference Files folder. This file has been renamed from XRTP03_EXISTING.dgn to XRTP03_EXISTING_TOPO.dgn.

12/19/14
Terra has uploaded a partial TOPO (work in progress) to the FTP site. It can be found on the project portal by selecting Drawings In Progress and looking in the Reference Files folder.
12/18/14
Historical Documents can be viewed from the Project Portal by selecting Historical Documents.
12/17/14
Kick-off Meeting with Midtown Engineering Utility Coordination.