Defense Access Roads Program: Wheatland Area, Minuteman Missile Base Roads, Horse Ranch Bridge Replacement, Minuteman Missile Base Roads 2017

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Project Overview

MT DAR 2016(2) - Defense Access Roads, By Mile - Wheatland Area:
This project will repair drainage structures, recondition, and place stabilized aggregate surfacing on various roads in Wheatland County, near the towns of Harlowton and Judith Gap, MT. Roads affected are:

  • Lower Nihill Road - K-03
  • Pronghorn Road - L-06
  • MT 400 South of Hobson - L-09

MT DOD 16(54) - Minuteman Missile Base Roads:
This project will repair drainage structures, raise grade, recondition, and place stabilized aggregate surfacing on various roads in Fergus County, near the towns of Denton and Winifred, MT. Roads affected are:

  • North Coffee Creek Road/URS Road - B-03
  • Stafford Ferry Road - E-02
  • D-Y Trail - E-04
  • Bucher Road - E-05
  • Plum Creek Road - E-08
  • Moulton Road - E-09
  • P. N. Bridge Road - E-11
  • North Denton Road - D-09
  • North Coffee Creek Road - D-10

MT FERGUS 2016(1) - Horse Ranch Road Bridge Replacement:
This project replaces a 1960's timber frame bridge with a 75-ft precast, prestressed concrete bulb-t girder bridge set on piles. Additional work includes structural concrete, streambed realignment, embankment construction, traffic diversion construction and removal, riprap, and aggregate surfacing. The project is located approximately 35 miles northeast of Lewistown, MT.

MT DAR 2017(1) - Defense Access Roads, Minuteman Missile Base Roads-Fergus and Judith Basin Counties:

This project will repair drainage structures, recondition, and place stabilized aggregate surfacing on various roads in Fergus and Judith Basin Counties, near the towns of Stanford, Utica, Windham, and Benchland, MT roads affected are:

  • Sage Creek Road – C-02 and C-03
  • Benchaland Road – C-04
  • North Fisherman Road – C-05
  • South Fork Road – C06 and C-07
  • Running Wolf Road – C08 and C-10
  • Bear Springs Road – D-01
  • Crabtree Road – D-08
  • Sipple Road, South Trout Creek Road, and Logan Ridge Road – L-02
  • Crystal Lake Road, and Farren Hill Road – M-06

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Project Details
Project # MT DAR 2016(2)
MT DOD 16(54)
MT FERGUS 2016(1)
MT-DAR-2017(1)
Project Name 2016 By Mile - Wheatland Area; Minuteman Missile Base Roads; Horse Ranch Road Bridge Replacement; Minuteman Missile Base Roads 2017
Location Fergus, Judith Basin and Wheatland Counties
Awarded to MK Weeden Construction, Shumaker Trucking and Excavating, and Bairco Construction.
Award Amount View Tabulation of Bids:
MT DAR 2016(2)
MT DOD 16(54)
MT FERGUS 2016(1)
MT-DAR-2017(1)
Status Under construction
Estimated Completion Fall, 2018

Contact Information

Lee Debroisse, Project Engineer
211 3rd Avenue North
Lewistown, MT 59457
Cell: (406) 535 - 6486

Federal Highway Administration
Western Federal Lands Highway Division
610 East Fifth Street
Vancouver, WA 98661-3801