Montreal/Île-des-Soeurs, QC, Canada
541-ft (165-meters) causeway and 148-ft (45 –meters) Viaduct 7
2013 - 2014
The Jacques Cartier and Champlain Bridges Incorporated
Fabrication of 2 steel bridge superstructures (2,300 tons)
50 girders for the causeway and 16 curved girders for the Viaduct 7
36 sliding laminated elastomeric bearings
28 confined elastomeric bearings (pot)
114 meters Series 1000 HSS type expansion joints
Temporary bypass bridge built in the scope of the Île-des-Soeurs Bridge replacement project, which is integrated to the Champlain Bridge corridor.
It is a temporary causeway to limit the impact on traffic during the reconstruction of the Île-des-Soeurs permanent bridge, which will be in the same axis as the current bridge.