Yankton Transfer Station Scale Site Improvements

Yankton Transfer Station Scale Site Improvements

Location

Yankton, SD

Construction Cost

$ 655,000

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The City of Yankton needed to replace an aging scale at their transfer station. The City asked Banner's Civil team to redesign the site to accommodate a new 80’ heavy duty truck scale and improve traffic flow, as traffic would frequently back up onto the adjacent city street. Yankton took advantage of our multi-discipline capabilities and requested our Architectural and Structural departments to redesign the scale house to make efficient use of the existing space and improve visibility for the transfer station attendant. The project also brought the scale house and the surrounding site into compliance with ADA standards. The City was a recipient of a grant and loan through the SD DENR Solid Waste program which helped fund all aspects of the project. Banner assisted the City and the planning agency in preparing its funding application.

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Project Goal #1

Replace scale

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Project Goal #2

Improve site traffic flow to reduce traffic queues onto adjacent street and traffic conflicts entering/exiting the scaleI

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Project Goal #3

Provide ADA accessibility to scale house

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Project Goal #4

Improve customer access to the scale house

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Project Goal #5

Increase visibility of the site from the scale house

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Project Goal #6

Improve circulation within the scale house

Project Features

  • 80' x 14' Heavy Duty Truck Scale
  • Remote Weight Display with Red/Green Traffic Signal
  • New Software and Communication Equipment
  • Automated Access Gate
  • Approximately 4,500 SY of 8" PCC Pavement
  • Remodeled Scale House with new vestibule, windows, deck, hand rails, ADA accessible bathroom, desk reception area, electrical and mechanical improvements
  • ADA accessible route for customers

Services Provided

  • Funding application assistance
  • Topographic Surveying
  • Preliminary/Final Design
  • Conceptual Design/Design Development
  • Bidding Services
  • Construction Staking and Administration

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