Harbor Bridge work resumes after TxDOT, developer reach agreement

Some of the work that was halted in July on the most important span of the Harbor Bridge substitution venture at the Port of Corpus Christi can resume following the developer and the Texas Department of Transportation settled some of their differences.

On July 15, TxDOT suspended function on the principal span in excess of safety concerns, and on August 16, it issued a notice of default to the developer, a joint undertaking of Flatiron and Dragados, or FDLLC.

In September, TxDOT described it had viewed a new tone from FDLLC about the basic safety challenges, and the developer was prepared to admit and address them.

FDLLC reworked designs to try out to tackle TxDOT’s five issues that stem from a 2020 report by SYSTRA Intercontinental Bridge Systems. The IBT report outlined design and style flaws, like deficiencies in the footing caps that could direct to collapse less than certain

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Bridge Development On I-35 Important to Texas’ Livelihood : CEG

Design crews from the Dan Williams Business are very well on their way to finishing a crucial challenge that will mainly gain Texas and surrounding places.

The project — overseen by the Texas Section of Transportation — consists of changing the current two-way bridge at I-35 and Ronald Reagan Boulevard (Theon Road) with two new just one-way east and westbound bridges.

Building commenced on June 17, 2019, and the completed product or service ought to be shipped in November/early December of this 12 months.

The task, component of the in general Mobility35 Application, is taking put in the town of Jarrell (Williamson County), and has witnessed the completion of the 242-ft. long eastbound bridge, when function is continuing on the westbound bridge. Just about every bridge will accommodate 1 travel lane, a bike lane and a 6-ft. sidewalk. Crews also are realigning the street with CR 311 in order to

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Highly developed Infrastructure Systems Celebrates Bridge Milestone : CEG

The city of Hampden, Maine DOT and Advanced Infrastructure Technologies (AIT) recently celebrated the installation of an innovative bridge and are awaiting the completion of the second bridge of its kind in the coming months.

The city of Hampden, Maine DOT and Innovative Infrastructure Systems (AIT) recently celebrated the installation of an progressive bridge and are awaiting the completion of the second bridge of its variety in the coming months.

The metropolis of Hampden, Maine DOT and Advanced Infrastructure Technologies (AIT) lately celebrated the set up of an impressive bridge and are awaiting the completion of the second bridge of its sort in the coming months.

The Grist Mill Bridge spans the Souadabscook Stream in Hampden and was heralded with a ribbon-slicing following the December opening.

“It truly is the first bridge of its sort in the globe,” mentioned Wendell Harriman II, AIT senior operations engineer. “It made use of our fiber reinforced polymer [FRP] girder, which is the main supporting structural aspect of the bridge. It really is a plug and enjoy girder that fits the similar envelope as precast or metal — common

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Correct Chatfield Hollow bridge shortly, team suggests

KILLINGWORTH — With some 412 acres, Chatfield Hollow State Park is a location for biking, hiking, picnicking, swimming and fishing. It’s also house to a classic New England pink included bridge, a preferred photograph place, that is in dire need of mend.

Cheryl Buckley, has been going to the state park given that 1978, and has brought the subject to the consideration of the point out in the hopes of finding the bridge repairs finished. She has been doing the job on this project for over a year.

“It has experienced from neglect,” stated the Guilford resident when standing on the wood bridge.

As Buckley walked by means of the bridge, alongside with her daughter, Clinton resident Martina Jakober, she pointed out all the don and tear.

“Mom, that is truly transferring, you shouldn’t stand there,” Jakober warned her mother as the boards shifted beneath her feet.

A hole in

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