Quebec City, QC, Canada
Steel structure for both overpasses (3,850 tons)
Quebec Ministry of Transportation
Fabrication of the steel structure for both overpasses (3,850 tons)
22 girders for the Charest Highway West interchange ramp
48 girders, including 16 haunched girders at the central pier
Longest girder: 145 ft. (44.2 m)
Heaviest girder: 123,000 lb.
57 pot bearings of various types, including several with uplift restraint devices
Two 134.5-ft. (41.1 m) LG-3 modular expansion joints
Two 36-ft. (11.3 m) HSS-type joints
1,886 ft. (575 m) of type 311A MTQ-approved guardrails
Complete rehabilitation of two overpasses above Highway 740 in the scope of the Charest-Robert-Bourassa Interchange Rehabilitation Project in Quebec City.
This is the largest project to be undertaken by the provincial transportation ministry in the Quebec City area in the last 25 years. Canam-Bridges supplied all the steel components required for these two structures.