Fort McMurray, AB, Canada
Highway bridge, 472 m (1,548.5 ft.) long - 7 spans
CH2M Hill Canada
Alberta Infrastructure and Transportation
Fabrication of the bridge steel structure (5,500 tons), including 104 main girders
Longest girder: 47.4 m (155.5 ft.)
80 elastomeric pot bearings: fixed (PF), multidirectional (PM) and unidirectional (PMCG) models
2 finger expansion joints with 40-mm (1.57-in.) thick plates (71 m/233 ft. total), including the stainless-steel drainage system and joint bridging plates for guardrails
Construction of a new five-lane highway bridge on Highway 63 across the Athabasca River.
Partnership between Canam-Bridges and Rapid-Span for the fabrication of steel girders.