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West Ridge Big Dig on Schedule

Submitted by Carla Browning
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utilidor picA view looking west from the north side of UAF's Natural Science Facility on June 3, shows the depth of the $7.5 million West Ridge Utilidor Extension project. The trench is 40 feet deep, 22 feet wide and 2,600 feet long from NSF to the O'Neill Building. The utilidor will provide water, heat and telecommunications for West Ridge.

Contractors began in May and expect to complete major portions of the project by fall 2003.

Ongoing and upcoming construction projects

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