AARoads Forum

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  

News:

New rules to ensure post quality. See this thread for details.

Author Topic: U.S. 301 Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge  (Read 54293 times)

jmacswimmer

  • *
  • Offline Offline

  • Posts: 922
  • *DING, DONG* Doors, Closing!

  • Age: 25
  • Location: Maryland
  • Last Login: September 20, 2021, 07:42:43 PM
Re: U.S. 301 Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge
« Reply #250 on: July 29, 2020, 09:40:29 AM »

MDTA posted a short video on their twitter showing, among other things, early mobilization efforts by the contractor:

Logged
"Now, what if da Bearss were to enter the Indianapolis 5-hunnert?"
"How would they compete?"
"Let's say they rode together in a big buss."
"Is Ditka driving?"
"Of course!"
"Then I like da Bear buss."
"DA BEARSSS BUSSSS"

Plutonic Panda

  • *
  • Offline Offline

  • Posts: 2039
  • Location: Los Angeles/OKC
  • Last Login: Today at 03:11:26 AM
Re: U.S. 301 Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge
« Reply #251 on: May 05, 2021, 03:34:34 PM »

Update on this project from a very good publication BTW

Quote
Chesapeake Bay Magazine reported May 3 that a new six-knot speed limit is now being enforced for a half-nautical mile north and south of the new bridge, designed to connect southern Maryland and northeastern Virginia. It is methodically being built close to the existing bridge linking Charles County, Md., and King George County, Va.

Maryland transportation officials told the magazine that calm river waters are essential to keeping construction workers safe and operations on track.

In mid-February, construction crews began lifting and placing massive footing forms to build the new bridge's foundations. Weighing as much as 195 tons, the forms measure 30 ft. wide and up to 52 ft. long, according to engineers with the MDTA.

Read more here: https://www.constructionequipmentguide.com/marylands-nice-middleton-bridge-project-reaches-sensitive-work-stage/52081
Logged

jmacswimmer

  • *
  • Offline Offline

  • Posts: 922
  • *DING, DONG* Doors, Closing!

  • Age: 25
  • Location: Maryland
  • Last Login: September 20, 2021, 07:42:43 PM
Re: U.S. 301 Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge
« Reply #252 on: August 20, 2021, 10:43:17 AM »

Logged
"Now, what if da Bearss were to enter the Indianapolis 5-hunnert?"
"How would they compete?"
"Let's say they rode together in a big buss."
"Is Ditka driving?"
"Of course!"
"Then I like da Bear buss."
"DA BEARSSS BUSSSS"

 


Opinions expressed here on belong solely to the poster and do not represent or reflect the opinions or beliefs of AARoads, its creators and/or associates.