I-264 Downtown Tunnels

Owner: Elizabeth River Crossing
Location: Norfolk and Porstmouth, VA
Project Cost: $600,000


Project Type: Highways and Bridges  |  Procurement Type: Bid-Build
State: Virginia |  Status: Completed

Two downtown tunnels connect Norfolk and Portsmouth, VA. Virginia Paving Company, a division of Lane, rehabilitated the pavement in both tunnels. 

The project involved for milling 2-3 inches of the existing mix, cleaning up, and paving one 2-inch lift back. The project required traffic to be closed to the traveling public one direction at a time. Virginia Paving Company completed the project over two weekends (the westbound tunnel one weekend and the eastbound tunnel on the second weekend), on time and on budget.