Dix Set to Begin $25 Million
by Mike McLean
Dix Corp., a Spokane heavy-construction contractor, is expected to start work this month on a project to replace a 1.7 million-pound navigation lock gate at Lower Monumental Dam. The project is one of two such jobs it has won worth a combined total of $25.5 million.
Lower Monumental is on the Snake River about 100 miles southwest of Spokane. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers late last year awarded Dix a $12 million contract to replace the gate, then earlier this year awarded it a $1...
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