GSA/Dept. of Homeland Security
20-Acre Border Crossing Facility
Psomas provided civil engineering services for a new 20-acre border crossing facility as a part of a team. Services included planning, engineering, surveying and mapping as well as traffic flow re-configuration and improvements to off-site streets, state highway and railroad crossings.
Extensive coordination was required with Union Pacific Railroad, California Public Utilities Commission, City of Calexico, Imperial Irrigation District, GSA, Caltrans, US Customs and Border Patrol as well as agencies from Baja California (Mexico) Highway Department.
This project is being designed to meet LEED® Silver certification standards and uses Building Information Modeling (BIM).