CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Even while mother nature continues to make things a little more difficult, Brayman Construction Corp. has made significant progress over the past several weeks in the construction of the substructure elements for the Hulton Bridge Replacement project. Visible in the photographs below you will see that construction of the embankment and structure backfill for Abutment #1 (on the Freeport approach) has progressed. Brayman has been installing subgrade drainage and the

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

1prog·ress noun \ˈprä-grəs, -ˌgres, US also & British usually ˈprō-ˌgres\ : the process of improving or developing something over a period of time.   Brayman Construction Corp has continued to make significant progress in the construction of the new Hulton Bridge. Shown below in the construction progress photos is an up close look at the construction of some of the sub-structure elements, including some interior photos of the cofferdams for Piers 2, 3

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DEALING WITH MOTHER NATURE

Sometimes working in the river is made more complicated by changes in environmental conditions. Spring rainfall put Brayman Construction Corp. under water for several days slowing progress on the construction of sub-structure elements for the new Hulton Bridge. Safety is paramount when it comes to any State or Federally funded construction project, and BCC responded appropriately to projected rainfall to ensure that their employees were not put in danger in the

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Brayman Construction has been working diligently through the Months of March and the beginning of April and some significant progress is being made on the construction of Abutment #1, Pier #1, and the river Piers. You will see more and more activity on the river as crews work to complete construction of the cofferdams prior to the environmental calendar restrictions that have been placed on the contract to protect the

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WELCOMING SPRING

Crews from Brayman Construction are welcoming the change in season and the arrival of spring weather. Working on the River through the winter, especially this past winter, has been very trying and difficult. The icy temperatures and concern for ice floe has slowed progress somewhat on the river piers, however significant progress has been made on the construction of Abutment #1 (Freeport Rd Side) and Pier #1. You should see

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WORKING IN WINTER WEATHER

Brayman Construction labor forces have been slowed somewhat by Winter Weather, however, with a tight schedule, work proceeds. Construction of Abutment 1, Pier 1 (Land) and Pier 2 (River) proceed during a month where mother nature has done her best to stymie Brayman’s river operations. Due to a concern for thick ice floes identified further north along the Allegheny River, Brayman Construction has concentrated efforts in the areas protected by

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TRAFFIC ALERT

Northbound Route 28 Lane Restriction Thursday and Friday in Harmar Township PennDOT is announcing a lane restriction on northbound Route 28 (Allegheny Valley Expressway) in Harmar Township, Allegheny County will occur on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 19-20, weather permitting.

TRAFFIC ALERT

PennDOT District 11, is announcing a lane restriction on Hulton Road (Route 2082) in Oakmont Borough, Allegheny County, will occur Tuesday night, Dec. 17, weather permitting.  Single lane, alternating traffic will occur as needed on Hulton Road at the intersection with 3rd Street from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.  Crews from Odyssey Communications, LLC will be conducting fiber optic cable work.  The majority of the work will occur on the shoulder.  Flag crews will

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