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Scheduled Traffic Notices

Lane Closures - Exit 29 Barney’s River to Marshy Hope
May 30-June 2, during daylight hours - There will be lane closures to allow for the facilitation of asphalt work along the highway. Signage and Stop and Go traffic control will be in place to guide motorists through the work area. Please drive safely and watch out for workers. We thank you for your patience and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

One-time Traffic Stop - West of James River Interchange KM 208-KM 203
May 26, 2022, 2:00 PM - At approximately 2:00 p.m., there will be a one-time traffic stop to allow for blasting near the highway. Traffic Control and signage will be in place to guide traffic through the work area. Please drive safely and watch out for workers. We thank you for your patience and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Temporary Closure - Lamont Road
May 24, at 7:00 a.m. - May 31, 2022, at 5:00p.m. - There will be a temporary closure to all traffic during this time to allow for the adjustment of road grade at overpass locations. Local access will be available from Trunk 4 South of the overpass and Route 245 to the Northside of the overpass. Signage and traffic control will be in place to guide traffic through the detour. Please drive carefully and watch out for workers. We thank you for your patience and understanding.

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Nova Scotia Highway104

About the Project

Highway 104 is a major transportation link in Nova Scotia, connecting the province to New Brunswick and the mainland to Cape Breton Island.

Dexter Nova Alliance (DNA) is the consortium selected by the Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal (NSTIR) to Design, Build, Finance, Operate, and Maintain (DBFOM) the new stretch of highway. In addition, DNA will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of an additional 25 kilometres of existing highway over a 22-year period.


Project Map & Timeline

HWY104 Twinning Map
Operations, maintenance and rehabilitation Twinning New alignment Major interchange
SegmentRoadworkLocationsStart DateEnd Date
Operations, maintenance and rehabilitationNew Glasgow - AntigonishJune 20212043
New construction - TwinningSutherlands River - Barneys River Station20202021
Detours to new lanesSutherlands River - Barneys River StationNovember 2021
New alignmentBarneys River Station - Pushie Road20202023
New construction - TwinningPushie Road - Antigonish20202021
Detours to new lanesPushie Road - AntigonishNovember 2021

Timeline is an estimated schedule and subject to change.

Project Progress

April 2022

Dexter Nova Alliance is a consortium of:

Logo dexter construction
Logo nova construction
Logo bbgi
Logo municipal enterprises

Dexter Nova Alliance consortium and partners include:

DEVELOPER

Municipal Enterprises
Nova Construction
BBGI

CONSTRUCTION

Dexter Construction
Nova Construction

DESIGN

WSP
Harbourside Engineering

OPERATIONS

Municipal Enterprises
Nova Construction

This consortium and partnership has a strong local presence and the companies that make it up have a history of building high quality, safe roads in Nova Scotia.

Careers and Business Opportunities

Join The Team

Job postings are updated as positions become available. Please check for updates and new opportunities. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those who are selected for interviews will be contacted. Click here to view current opportunities.

Let’s Work Together

We will be working with many companies and partners to complete and service this project. Contact us at info@hwy104twinning.ca if you would like to be on our supplier list.

Do you have a question about the Highway 104 Twinning project? Ask away.

TOLL FREE:
833-499-1048 (HWY-104T)
EMAIL:
info@hwy104twinning.ca

For more information on the project, please visit the NSTIR website.