I-66 Express Lanes

Absorptive Sound Wall

I-66 Sound Wall being installed
I-66 Sound wall

Project Details

I-66 North Virginia
Virginia Department of Transportation
FAM Construction, LLC
900,000 sq. ft. of sound absorptive noise wall panels
“We are proud to see our work contribute to a project that will benefit Virginians for decades to come.” Ashley Smith, President, Smith-Midland Corporation
I-95 post in plant - longest ever prestressed post
Closeup view of the SoundWall on I-66

The Largest Sound Wall Contract in Company History

FAM Construction, LLC (a Ferrovial Agroman US and Allan Myers joint venture) awarded Smith-Midland the contract to supply 900,000 square feet of SoftSound™ noise absorptive precast concrete sound wall panels for the I-66 Outside the Beltway Express Lanes project in Northern Virginia. The 22.5 mile long I-66 project will provide two express lanes alongside three regular lanes from I-495 to Route 29 in Gainesville along with other amenities and space reserved for future transit options. The Midland, Virginia plant began production in mid-2018, with final project completion scheduled for 2022.

“This is the single largest contract in our Company’s 58-year history” said Matthew Smith, Smith-Midland’s VP of Sales and Marketing. “Our customers continue to respond in a positive manner to the quality of our products and the excellent service that we provide.”