Honor Award – Horner & Shifrin, Inc.; Lochmueller Group; Engineering Design Source, Inc.; and Jacobs, St. Louis

Firm Name: Horner & Shifrin, Inc.; Lochmueller Group; Engineering Design Source, Inc.; and Jacobs, St. Louis

Project: MoDOT Safety Design-Build

Client: Missouri Department of Transportation

As a unique, first of its kind, data-driven safety design-build procurement, the MoDOT Safety Design-Build Project sought to leverage the expertise of the engineering and construction industries to maximize the reduction of serious injury and fatal crashes on the state highway system. With a unique and innovative combination of design-build procurement and data-driven safety analysis, MoDOT partnered with Jacobs (as Owner Consultant) as well as Horner & Shifrin, Lochmueller Group, EDSI and their contractor NB West to deliver widespread safety improvements efficiently and economically at 31 project locations spread across St. Charles and Franklin Counties in MoDOT’s St. Louis District.  The $24 million project resulted in an expected reduction of 62 fatal and serious injury crashes over the first ten years.