Engineering provides a variety of services relating to the planning, design, management, and construction of the Town's capital improvement projects. Additional services include management of the Town's stormwater management infrastructure with planned maintenance, replacement, and drainage infrastructure improvements. 

Construction scheduling and coordination is a critical component in successfully completing capital improvement projects. Construction progress maps and updates to large scale construction projects are provided on this page to keep our residents and visitors informed of construction activities and related impacts.

2022-21-4 progress

Old Nags Head Cove Water Main Replacement Project

The map above represents the current progress of the Old Nags Head Cove Water Main Replacement Project. The recently installed water main is represented by the blue linework with the orange color representing the sections of water main recently installed but not yet operational.

Tentative Construction Schedule

Week of April 25th- 6" watermain to be installed along Fin Lane and continue southward along S. Pompano Ct. Separately, an 8" dia. water main is scheduled to be installed beginning at south end of S. Roanoke Way. This construction type will primarily be conducted via horizontal directional drill, (HDD). The HDD construction method will connect with the open-cut construction from the northern portion of S. Roanoke Way. Sections of S. Blue Marlin Way and W. Sandpiper Terrace will be scheduled to be directional drilled.  

Week of May 2nd- Horizontal directional drill portions of S. Links Dr. through the golf course through S. Roanoke Way. Continue installation of 6" water main along S. Pompano Ct. Complete directional drilling of long service connections for the portions of installed water main. Once all service connections are completed, the newly installed water main will be pressure tested, chlorinated, flushed, and placed into operation. 

Week of May 9th- Conduct concrete apron work in areas of open-cut type construction.

The above-referenced schedule is subject to change and will be updated frequently with the most recent information available. Sequencing of items may also vary.

Current Construction Projects

Stormwater Management

Technical Specifications and Standard Details

Bid Information

  1. Construction Projects

    Physical Address
    5401 S. Croatan Hwy.
    Nags Head, NC 27959

    Mailing Address
    PO Box 99
    Nags Head, NC 27959

  2. David Ryan

    Town Engineer

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