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Thurmond Bridge Rehabilitation

Steel Rehabilitation

Location:

Thurmond, WV

Owner:

WVDOH

General Contractor:

Advantage Steel and Construction

Completion Date:

May 2018

Advantage Steel and Construction worked on a railroad truss bridge, in the small town of Thurmond , West Virginia. The unique bridge has a vehicular bridge cantilevered off of one side." Tie down and jacking systems were utilized to replace bearings and anchor up to 12' long bearing rods into the piers. Pier encasement's were also performed on two piers and structural steel repairs were completed throughout the bridge.

Key Construction Elements:
  • Steel Rehab

  • Jacking System

  • Tie Down System

  • Pier Encasement

  • Rebar Installation

  • Difficult Access

  • Work Around Live Traffic

General Work Activities
  • Steel Erection

  • Steel Rehabilitation

  • Innovative Solutions

  • Temporary Support

  • Jacking

  • Demolition

  • Fabrication