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Sellwood Bridge Field Work Update for June 13

Building work platform below east approach girders

Building work platform below east approach girders

Field Work Update - June 13, 2014

TRAFFIC ALERTS

Night work on Hwy. 43:  Installation of a storm drain line along Hwy. 43 south of the bridge will be completed Friday night, with working starting at 7 p.m. and ending by 6 a.m. Saturday. Flaggers direct traffic on a single lane during this work.

West wall concrete pour on June 16: An early morning concrete pour is scheduled on Monday for a retaining wall on the west side of Hwy. 43 south of the bridge. Crews will arrive at 4 a.m. with concrete trucks arriving at 5 a.m. One southbound lane and one northbound lane will be closed south of the bridge during the concrete pour. Flaggers will hold traffic when concrete trucks arrive on site.

Hwy. 43 weekday lane closures: The outside southbound lane of Hwy. 43 is closed weekdays (except from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.) between SW Taylors Ferry Road and the project limits south of the bridge while the contractor works on retaining walls. A northbound lane is closed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. north of the bridge during excavation and ground anchor installation for the retaining walls.

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Sellwood Bridge Field Work Update for June 10

Pier caps of Bents 3 and 2

Pier caps of Bents 3 and 2

Field Work Update - June 10, 2014

TRAFFIC ALERTS

Night work on Hwy. 43:  Installation of a storm drain line along Hwy. 43 south of the bridge begins Wednesday evening.  Work hours are 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.  The work is expected to last up to five nights (Wednesday through Friday this week and Monday and Tuesday next week).  Flaggers will direct traffic on a single lane during this work.

Hwy. 43 weekday lane closures: The outside southbound lane of Hwy. 43 is closed weekdays (except from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.) between SW Taylors Ferry Road and the project limits south of the bridge while the contractor works on retaining walls. A northbound lane is closed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. north of the bridge during excavation and ground anchor installation for the retaining walls.

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Sellwood Bridge Field Work Update for June 2

Building form for Bent 2 pier cap on west side

Building form for Bent 2 pier cap on west side

Field Work Update - June 2, 2014

TRAFFIC ALERTS

Hwy. 43 weekday lane closures: The outside southbound lane of Hwy. 43 is closed weekdays (except from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.) between SW Taylors Ferry Road and the project limits south of the bridge while the contractor works on retaining walls. A northbound lane is closed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. north of the bridge during excavation and ground anchor installation for the retaining walls.

Fiber Optic Night Work: A contractor will work at night June 3 and 4 (Tuesday and Wednesday), installing a fiber optic line along Hwy. 43 near the bridge.  The inside southbound lane will be closed during this work, which is not related to the Sellwood Bridge project.

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Sellwood Bridge Field Work Update for May 27

Overhead welding unit with Sellwood steel

TRAFFIC ALERTS

Hwy. 43 weekday lane closures: The outside southbound lane of Hwy. 43 is closed weekdays (except from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.) between SW Taylors Ferry Road and the project limits south of the bridge while the contractor works on retaining walls. A northbound lane is closed weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. north of the bridge during excavation and ground anchor installation for the retaining walls.

Fiber Optic Night Work: A contractor will work at night from May 26 – 28, Monday to Wednesday, installing a fiber optic line along Hwy. 43 near the bridge.  The inside southbound lane will be closed during this work, which should be completed next week.  This work is not related to the Sellwood Bridge project.

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