A heavy construction, and site management company.
The site is cleaned up of remaining coal-contaminated soils and the remaining area is tested to verify environmental compliance. Once the site is clean and proper drainage is established, it is covered with top soil and seeded to establish vegetation and control erosion.
R&L Development Company has recently completed remediation projects at the following sites:
First Energy Hatfield Station – Coal pile re-grading
Allegheny Energy Armstrong Station – Coal pile remediation
First Energy Harrison Station – Ash site grading, soil cover, and seeding
NRG Energy Titus Station – Coal pile, railroad siding installation
NRG New Castle Station – Ash site grading, liner soil cover, and seeding
NRG Portland Station – Ash site and coal pile regarding liner system, and seeding
R & L is capable of covering a wide range of maintenance services necessary to meet the customer’s needs. Our services include, but are not limited to:
Material hauling and handling
General repair services
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Our ash contracts include loading, hauling, and disposing of fly ash and bottom ash, cleaning ponds, lagoons, and basins, unloading of limestone by rail for the scrubbers, and loading, hauling, and disposing gypsum.
In addition R&L provides rail services, plant maintenance, snow removal, and mowing/landscaping services. In 2014 R&L Handled 3.65 million tons of ash, gypsum, and limestone at these 4 locations. This material is hauled in a fleet of modern trucks each with stainless steel beds and a 70 cubic yard 120 ton capacity. These haul units provide high availability which results in more efficient production and lower operating costs.
R&L Development Company has the Ash Hauling contracts at the following locations:
Homer City Generating Station, since 1969
Conemaugh Generating Station, since 1974
Keystone Generating Station, since 1984
Shawville Generating Station, since 1995
Since 1984, R & L Development Company has installed over 850 acres of PVC and HDPE liner systems at eight power plants in the tri-state area. These liner systems are multiple layers of composite, liner, geotextile, and GCL. They equate to nearly 4250 acres of synthetic material installed. In conjunction with the lining systems projects, R & L installed over 5-million cubic yards of protective cover, 2-million tons of sand, and thousands of feet of pipe.
R & L Development Company recently began construction on the preparation for the Ash Site expansion at the Conemaugh Generating Station. Work includes erosion and sediment control, clearing and grubbing, utility relocation, pre-cast concrete box culverts, storm drainage, channels, excavation, stream channel linings, and seeding. The new Ash Site is scheduled to be completed in 2017.
Other recent projects include the Conemaugh Haul Road Improvements, Conemaugh Desilting Basin Reconstruction, Conemaugh Gypsum Sump, Railroad grading and sub ballast installation at Conemaugh, Homer City, and Keystone Stations, and constructing MSE block walls.
R & L Development Company specializes in site preparation work, from clearing and grubbing to final grading. We perform design, layout, and installation activities to meet customer and/or general contractor specifications. The Company also has more than thirty years experience in site development and maintenance of residual waste (fly-ash) disposal sites. Different stages of our site development include: clearing and grubbing; earth-moving; sub-grade; final grade; excavations; slope work; and disposal site maintenance.
R & L Development Company has a number of excavators and gradalls available, from mini-hoes to large capacity machines, like the CAT 375 pictured in the photo above. We also have both track and rubber-tired gradalls.
R & L Development Company has the expertise to complete any pipeline project you may have. We have technicians certified to bond HDPE pipe, and experience in many other types of pipeline installations, upgrades, and repairs. All of our Site Superintendents have completed “competent person” training for excavations. This fact, coupled with their many years of practical experience, ensures our pipeline projects are completed in a safe, timely, and cost effective manner.
R & L Development Company has completed numerous pond projects involving new construction, renovations, and maintenance of existing ponds: on liner projects; on generating station projects; on golf course projects; on residential projects; and, on other applications.
R & L Development Company can provide a wide variety of concrete construction services: Footer and foundation work, grouted-rock ditches, revetment, pond structures, wing-walls, bridge foundations, and similar projects.
R & L Development Company has constructed wetlands projects for mitigation, treatment of acid mine run-off, and for other leachate and surface run-off treatment applications.
R & L Development Company has completed various projects around site demolition: Demolition of buildings and structures, railroad siding installation, materials transport, erosion control, fugitive dust control, field equipment maintenance services, engineering services, pipe fusing and installation, retaining walls, road grading, cooling tower cleaning, and much more.
R & L Development Company specializes in site preparation work, from clearing and grubbing to final grading. We perform design, layout, and installation activities to meet customer and/or general contractor specifications. The Company also has more than thirty years experience in site development and maintenance of residual waste (fly-ash) disposal sites.