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State Route 62 (Western Avenue) Schaad Road to Copper Kettle Road

Knox County


The project will widen SR 62 from two lanes to four lanes (two lanes in each direction) for approximately 3.9 miles, from Schaad Road to Copper Kettle Road. The project is funded with 100% state funds.

Let to Contract: December 10, 2010
Contractor: APAC-Atlantic, Inc.
Bid Price: $31,422,740.72

Materials On-Site to Date:  
Dirt:  131,532 cubic yards (moved)
Base Stone:  118,999 tons
Asphalt:   66,125 tons
Concrete:  5,300 cubic yards
Storm Drain Pipe: 28,200 feet (installed)
Sidewalk:  178,153 square feet (constructed)

Contract Personnel:
Construction Management and Inspection provided by Vaughn & Melton (Roadway) and Gresham Smith & Partners (Utilities)

Prime Contractors: 
Sub-Contractors:  APAC-Atlantic, Inc.
Wooten & Associates (Construction Staking
Bell & Associates, L.P. (Concrete Boxes and Retaining Walls) 
Dillard Smith (Electrical Lines)
Progression Electric, Inc. (Lighting & Signalization)
Tom Arnold Construction Company, Inc. (Under drain)
Pipeline Construction Company, Inc. (Water & Gas Lines)
Mayes Construction Company (Sewer Lines)
Volunteer Highway Supply Co., Inc. (Striping)
Tennessee Guardrail, Inc. (Guardrail)
Shular Brackins & Sons, Inc. (Erosion Control Items)
Linginfelter Landscaping, Inc. (Landscaping) 
Caution, Inc.(Permanent Signs)
Superior Traffic Control (Construction Signs)
Star Construction Company (Telephone)