Projects

DIGDEGUASH RIVER BRIDGE

CLIENT:

Province of New Brunswick

 

LOCATION:

Charlotte County, NB

 

SCOPE OF WORK:

  • Built for the new westbound lane over the Digdeguash River at the mouth of the Bay of Fundy
  • Overall length of 160 meters with foundations consisting of drilled concrete caissons for the centre pier and concrete abutments sitting on original rock
  • Job involved twinning existing bridge and replacing existing deck (concrete supported by steel girders)
  • One of the major challenges was tide differential: a tressle was chosen to support construction of the concrete caissons and pier structure
  • Environmental, quality, and safety management systems were in place for the duration of the project