The construction of the pier has been completed. Work will continue in the following weeks with the construction of the east abutment.
Work will started early this morning (August 4th ) at 4 am with the placement of approximately 650 cubic yards of concrete inside the cofferdams for the new center pier. Early morning work is required in order to pour the concrete in cooler temperatures as the forecasted temperatures in the middle of the day are in the upper 80s. We apologize for this inconvenience to the local residents and will do everything we can to minimize this type of inconvenience in future work.
Hard subsurface conditions encountered with driving of steel sheeting for the cofferdams of the center pier. Current work continues with the installation of cofferdams for the construction of the center pier.
The construction of the west abutment stem wall and backwall has been completed. Work continues with the installation of cofferdams for the construction of the center pier.