NORTH TARRANT EXPRESS
FORT WORTH, TEXAS
Arias is currently working for CH2MHill as a consultant for the Independent Engineer (IE) on the North Tarrant Express (NTE) Project in Fort Worth, Texas. This is a five (5) year Design-Build project encompassing approximately 14 miles of roadway and associated improvements with an estimated construction cost of approximately two (2) billion dollars. Specifically, the project consists of a series of major highway improvements to the IH-820 and SH-121/183 corridor between IH-35 West and Industrial Boulevard in North Tarrant County. The project is designed to relieve congestion, improve safety and provide for anticipated growth in this fast developing North Texas region. The project is the result of a Comprehensive Development Agreement (CDA) between TxDOT and NTE Mobility Partners LLC (Developer). A significant portion of the IE Services includes “Owner’s Verification Testing” (OVT), which is being provided by Arias.