Owner: Virginia Department of Transportation
Location: Halifax County, VA
Contract Value: $1.4 million
Work includes removing existing wooden trestle bridge on Rt. 716 over the Banister River in Halifax County, VA. The new bridge foundation consists of 3 drilled shafts per abutment, 42” diameter, and approximately 40’ deep. The bridge substructure is cast-in-place concrete footing with cast-in-place concrete abutment wall. The bridge superstructure is a prefabricated steel truss that will be built in place using the existing timber bridge piers as temporary supports.