Bigge Crane Megaload Permit Issued
Issued - Travel in process
MDT issued Bigge Crane & Rigging a permit to start on Sept 11 for transport of Refinery Reactor Sections from Dell to Great Falls utilizing I-15, US 287/200 and the Vaughn Road. The load departed Dell on 9/11/14 and arrived as planned at the Feely rest area 9/12/14. Current plans are to depart Feely Sunday (9/14) night and travel to the Jefferson City rest area on I-15. On Monday (9/15) the load will depart in the evening and travel to the pullout at Lyons creek south of Wolf Creek. Tuesday (9/16) evening Bigge Crane will complete their trip to Great Falls. Travel hours are restricted to 10 pm to 5 am.
Motorists traveling at night during transportation dates should expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes. While careful planning takes place prior to moving oversized loads, unforeseen circumstances can delay the schedule. MDT encourages motorists to seek out alternative routes if they feel this move will affect their travel time.
- I-15 Feely to Jefferson City
- I-15 Jefferson City to Wolf Creek
- I-15 Wolf Creek to Great Falls
- East on MT 200 to the Vaughn Frontage Road
- Vaughn Frontage Road to the NW Bypass in Great Falls
- NW Bypass to 3rd Street
Will it interrupt traffic and impact communities? Find the answers to your questions on our Frequently Asked Questions page.
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