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Gas main and Water main pipes completed under Span 2.
Taken on May 7, 2019 by Jonathan Wu
Components for the self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs) delivered on site, ready to be assembled. The SPMTs will use hydraulic power to lift the bridge spans and move them into place.
Taken on May 3, 2019 by Jonathan Wu
Water main being installed under Span 2.
Taken on 4/30/19 by Jill Barrett
Workers assemble the rebar mat of Span 1 before the concrete deck is poured.
Taken on 4/10/2019 by Jill Barrett
The contractor finishes the top of the concrete on Span 2 by making it a smooth surface.
Taken on 4/10/2019 by Yousif Abdulla
A worker pours concrete for Span 1.
The sidewalk and parapet (green rebar on right) on Span 2 will be poured after the bridge is in place.
Workers guide concrete over rebar for Span 2. Vibration equipment is used to remove air pockets.
Ironworkers are installing the bottom mat of epoxy rebar for Span 2. Each bridge deck has two levels of epoxy rebar and the bottom mat alone weights 40,000 lbs!
Taken on 3/28/2019 by Yousif Abdulla
Carpenters are working to form the parapet walls and the pier\abutment ends of the deck.
Taken on 03/28/2019 by Jonathan Wu
CTDOT Inspector testing the bolted connections of bridge Span 1 using a calibrated wrench. There are about 3,000 bolts per bridge span.
Taken on 3/20/2019 by Yousif Abdulla
Workers have completed the installation of shear studs and deck forms to get the bridge deck ready for concrete pouring.
View of construction from Blachley St Bridge.
Taken on 3/22/2019 by Jill Barrett
Governor Lamont: “We must provide Connecticut with a modernized transportation system that works.”
Taken on 3/11/2019 by Robert Moore
CTDOT Deputy Commissioner Barry with Mayor Martin
Stamford’s Mayor David Martin welcomed attendees and introduced speakers
Bridge Span 2 taking shape.
Taken on 2/2019 by Seth Duke
Girders being delivered.
Taken on 2/13/2019 by Yousif Abdulla
Header beams readied for assembly into the temporary support system of Span 1.
Taken on 01/12/2019 by Pete Venoutsos
Temporary support system of Span 2 effectively ready for the placement of girder steel.
Header beam being placed for the temporary support system of Span 2.
Taken on 12/18/2018 by Yousif Abdulla
Temporary support towers being erected for the temporary support system of Span 2.
Taken on 12/14/2018 Yousif Abdulla
Infield area being prepared for the assembly of the temporary support system for Span 1.
Taken on 10/26/2018 by Jonathan Wu
Temporary roadway being paved that will serve as the I-95 northbound bypass road during the weekend closures.
Taken on 09/17/2018 by Jonathan Wu