The first phase scope of work on the 1,200 acre consists of 1,200,000 cubic yards of earthwork. Construction includes interior and access roads, railroads, building pads, drainage ditches, drainage piping and detention ponds. Approximately 15 miles of roads and railroads were soil stabilized and capped with 6” of sub-ballast material.
The second phase scope consists of the foundation work for all of the plant’s buildings and equipment. Eutaw is performing the excavation and embankment of approximately 550,000 cubic yards for all building footings and foundations at depths ranging from 5-45 feet.