CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Brayman Construction and Advantage Steel have continued erecting structural steel in Span 5 of the new Hulton Bridge. The contractors has submitted a plan which is currently in review for the installation/strand jacking of span 4 over the main navigation channel of the Allegheny River. PENNDOT is in the process of coordinating a meeting with the U.S. Coast Guard, Army Corp of Engineers, and local mariners to discuss the impacts

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Brayman Construction Corporation and their sub-contractor Advantage Steel have made the most of the late season weather and continue to make great progress on the erection of structural steel for the new Hulton Bridge. Completing the erection of spans 1-3, Advantage is now working to place steel girders for span 5, between Abutment #2 and Pier #4. The girders will be placed on a temporary support pier in the river

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Erection of structural steel continues… Brayman and their sub, Advantage Steel, continue to receive structural steel from High Steel Structures in Williamsport, PA. Steel girders are delivered to the project on an almost daily basis as the structure inches closer to the Oakmont shore. Once span 3 has been erected operations will shift to the Oakmont side of the Allegheny River where crews will erect steel from Abutment 2 back

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Brayman Construction continues to construct the sub-structure and superstructure for the new Hulton Bridge. Seen below, construction of embankment and structure backfill on the Freeport approach are being completed to near final elevation. Work will continue for the reconstruction of Freeport Rd later in the project to tie the new approach into Freeport Rd. “Stay in Place” (SIP) forms are being placed in preparation for the installation of reinforcement bar

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CHANGE TO TIME FOR THIS EVENINGS HULTON BRIDGE CLOSURE

The closure of the existing Hulton Bridge scheduled for this evening has been delayed to address concerns of motorists. Originally scheduled for 6:00 PM this evening, the closure of the Hulton Bridge will not be put into place until 9:00 PM this evening. Brayman Construction does expect for work to be completed this weekend and the bridge will once again open to traffic before the Monday morning commute. For additional information

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Span 2 is quickly taking shape. Brayman Construction and their sub-contractor Advantage Steel have been erecting structural steel for span 2 of the new Hulton Bridge and are nearing completion for this span in preparation for the start of span 3. Visible in several of the photos is the temporary bent (support structure) which is installed to support and stabilize the steel girders during erection. The fabricated structural steel girders are

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HULTON BRIDGE TO CLOSE THIS WEEKEND SEPTEMBER 19-22

Hulton Bridge to Close this Weekend September 19-22 PennDOT is announcing the Hulton Bridge in Oakmont Borough and Hamar Township, Allegheny County, will close to traffic this weekend, Sept. 19-22 weather permitting. The bridge will close to traffic beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19 and remain closed around-the-clock until 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 22. Additionally, Hulton Road will be closed between the Hulton Bridge and 2nd Street Extension as

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CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

Structural steel erection has continued on the new Hulton Bridge. Brayman and their subcontractor Advantage Steel have been placing the new structural steel that will support the bridge deck at Pier #2. Currently, a temporary support bent is supporting the cantilevered steel during erection. Once the span has been completed, the temporary bent will be removed. Just as a reminder, school is back in session and there will be increased

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