Illinois State Highway Toll Authority – Construction Practices Review and Audit Services
LS Gallegos was teamed with Gilbane Building Company to perform a review and audit of the Illinois State Highway Toll Authority’s construction practices and procedures. The audit was performed in conjunction with a $12.0 billion program, approved by the Toll Authority, to provide system improvements to the Toll Authority’s road network. LS Gallegos was tasked to evaluate the effectiveness of the Toll Authority’s operating procedures and provide recommendations for potential improvement. As part of this engagement, LS Gallegos conducted a survey of various state and federal transportation agencies throughout the country to gather information about the effectiveness of various innovative contracting and project delivery methods used by other entities. LS Gallegos provided recommendations and criteria pertaining to contracting methods for consideration by the Toll Authority for its multi-billion-dollar program.