Use of Project Management Consultant in the St. Louis District
The purpose of the project is to improve the capacity, safety, and mobility at the interchange of Route 94, Route 364, and Muegge Road in St. Charles County, Missouri. When complete, the project will create a free flow traffic movement along Route 94 from Route 364. The project is a joint effort between the MoDOT, St. Charles County, and the City of Saint Charles, with each of the entities providing funding towards the ultimate goal. Cost Share funding, STP funding, Road Board funding, and local funding are all being used make this project a reality.
Furthermore, MoDOT is the project sponsor and has implemented an innovative development strategy around the HR Green Team, making them the Project Management Consultant (PMC) for the project. This means HR Green serves as the internal Project Manager just as a MoDOT PM sitting at the District office would, interfacing with the Central office, other District staff, and disciplines, hosting Core Team meetings, and performing other administrative duties on behalf of the District to complete the design. Additionally, the Team serves as the project’s Resident Engineer and administer the construction contract.
HR Green’s Jason Dohrmann presents Use of Project Management Consultant in the St. Louis District and highlights some of the unique responsibilities of the consultant, as well as challenges encountered, and lessons learned.