Construction Photos

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May 2019

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

 

APRIL 2019

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.

Taken on 4/10/2019 by Yousif Abdulla

The sidewalk and parapet (green rebar on right) on Span 2 will be poured after the bridge is in place.

Taken on 4/10/2019 by Yousif Abdulla

Workers guide concrete over rebar for Span 2. Vibration equipment is used to remove air pockets.

Taken on 4/10/2019 by Yousif Abdulla

 

March 2019

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.

Taken on 3/28/2019 by Yousif Abdulla

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

Taken on 3/11/2019 by Robert Moore

Stamford’s Mayor David ­­­Martin welcomed attendees and introduced speakers

Taken on 3/11/2019 by Robert Moore

 

February 2019

Bridge Span 2 taking shape.

Taken on 2/2019 by Seth Duke

Girders being delivered.

Taken on 2/13/2019 by Yousif Abdulla

 

January 2019

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.

Taken on 01/12/2019 by Pete Venoutsos

 

Winter 2018

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

 

fall 2018

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