Hulton Bridge Implosion Traffic Stoppages Tuesday in Harmar and Oakmont

Hulton Bridge Implosion Traffic Stoppages Tuesday in Harmar and Oakmont 1/21/2016 PennDOT is announcing a short-term traffic stoppage on various roadways in the area of the Hulton Bridge in Oakmont Borough and Harmar Township, Allegheny County, will occur Tuesday morning, January 26 weather permitting. Traffic stoppages will occur on the following roadways: • 3rd Street in Oakmont Borough beginning at 7 a.m. • Hulton Road and the Hulton Bridge between

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

While traffic is now running on the new Hulton Bridge, Brayman Construction and their subcontractors are still hard at work.  Brayman has begun demolition of the old structure first by removing the old railing and saw-cutting and removing the concrete sidewalk and deck.  This work is in preparation for the implosion of the old steel structure which is scheduled for the early part of 2016.  An official date is not

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NEW HULTON BRIDGE OFFICIALLY OPEN

NEW HULTON BRIDGE IS OFFICIALLY OPEN – The new Hulton Bridge officially opened to vehicular traffic this afternoon, October 20, 2015.  Earlier, a dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony took place with Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Wolf in attendance. Traffic will still be restricted until the demolition of the old bridge is complete.  The old Hulton Bridge will be scheduled for demolition in early 2016.  

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HULTON BRIDGE TO CLOSE OCTOBER 5 TO OCTOBER 20

PennDOT is announcing the Hulton Bridge in Oakmont Borough and Harmar Township, Allegheny County, will close to traffic from October 5-20. The bridge will close to traffic beginning at approximately 12:01 a.m. Monday, October 5 and remain closed around-the-clock until before evening rush hour on October 20th. Traffic will be reopened on the New Hulton Bridge. During the closure, the sidewalk on the old bridge will be open for use

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Brayman Construction has been hard at work tieing rebar and placing concrete deck. The deck is now completed across the entire bridge after 13 placements. Many placements took place in the middle of the night and early mornings to control the concrete temperature and to lessen the water evaporation. Contrary to what many believe, concrete does not “dry”. It is actually a chemical reaction between the water and cement in

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HULTON BRIDGE REOPENED TO TRAFFIC

PennDOT is announcing the Hulton Bridge in Oakmont Borough and Harmar Township, Allegheny County, has reopened to traffic. The bridge was closed to traffic on Thursday, June 11 for roadway reconstruction work at the intersections of Hulton Road and 3rd Street in Oakmont and Freeport Road and the bridge approach in Harmar. The bridge is reopening nearly 12 hours early. Additionally, the single-lane alternating traffic pattern has been removed on

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Construction progress on the Hulton Bridge has been moving forward. Concrete deck has been placed on Span 1, and Brayman Construction has begun their deck placements on Spans 2-5. Utilities and an access walkway have been installed underneath the deck. The beams are now 100% bolted up, and painting subcontractor, Geronimo, has installed their containments at the bolt connections to clean and paint these areas to match the green of

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HULTON BRIDGE TO CLOSE JUNE 11 TO JUNE 24

PennDOT is announcing the Hulton Bridge in Oakmont Borough and Harmar Township, Allegheny County, will close to traffic from June 11-24. The bridge will close to traffic beginning at approximately 12:01 a.m. Thursday, June 11 and remain closed around-the-clock until 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, June 24. Crews will conduct roadway reconstruction on Hulton Road at the intersection with 3rd Street and on Freeport Road at the approach to the bridge. All

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