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Spotlight On Southwestern Illinois Engineering

Horner & Shifrin, Widening of Illinois Route 3, Waterloo

   Dirt should start flying any day on widening Ill. Rte. 3 from South Market St. to North Market St. in Waterloo, Ill. The engineering firm of Horner & Shifrin Inc. provided the planning and design to expand this three-mile stretch from two lanes to five.   The first task, according to company associate vice president…

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Burns & McDonnell, Heartland Community College, Ill. Army National Guard, Normal

   In a project that highlights an outstanding level of cooperation and coordination between different government agencies, a joint-use building is under construction on the grounds of the Heartland Community College in Normal, Ill. The 55,000-square-foot building will be shared by the Illinois Army National Guard and the college.   Burns & McDonnell, a full-service engineering,…

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EFK Moen, High-Speed Rail Line, Alton to St. Louis

   With the help of a $1.2 billion federal grant, Illinois began construction on a High-Speed Rail line from St. Louis to Chicago in September 2010. Since then, significant upgrades have been made to the stretch of track from Alton to Joliet. Now the sights are being turned on the leg between Alton and the…

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