FREE: Accelerated Bridge Construction
Date: September 29, 2009
Location:East Montpelier, Vermont
The intent of the US 2 project is to reduce a bridge to its most basic components and to incorporate high quality, durable materials in construction. This design approach will maximize the life of the bridge and provide a structure that is virtually maintenance free. By eliminating the membrane and pavement and by moving traffic (840 ADT) on a two way temporary bridge during construction, VTrans will be able to build the new bridge in a shorter time frame than through a traditional approach and reduce disruptions and impacts to the traveling public.
To register, please visit http://www.pdshowcase.org/home/showcase/22 and click on the registration form. Check-in for the workshop is tentatively scheduled to begin at
8:30am on the 29th .