Highway Girders
Sometimes the work we do, such as setting girders for a new bridge, requires fully closing the highway to keep everyone safe. This 150-long girder weighs more than 70 tons. It was recently set over I-10 near 48th Street.
SR 189 bridge girders I-19 international commerce safety
After a year's work, the new ramps connecting SR 189 and I-19 are almost ready. And with them, a better day for commercial trucking and safety in Nogales.
Winkelman bridge girder placement
If you drove on SR 77 near Winkelman this month, there was no missing this important sign of progress.
I-17 girder placement at Central Avenue
They say there is strength in numbers - and that is especially true when it comes to the girders used for bridges like the one on Interstate 17 over Central Avenue.
Girder installation
Building a bridge requires quite a bit of weightlifting when it comes to setting girders that will carry the deck and traffic.
17th Ave Bridge Girders
Crews are making headway on the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway that is expected to open to traffic in 2019.
Girder installation
Setting girders for an overpass carrying Bell Road across Grand Avenue (US 60) in Surprise is another sign that ADOT is on track to reopen Bell by November.
Hell Canyon
Check out our new video showing how crews place massive girders for the new Hell Canyon Bridge.
Girder being placed
Originally published on Aug. 29, 2011, the video featured in this post gives a dizzying look at a girder installation.
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