Tappen Zee Bridge under construction above the Hudson River. Picture via www.newnybridge.com
ConstructionEquipmentGuide.com: New Tappan Zee Bridge receives scaled-up steel girder system after 18-month project comes to close.
on January 06, 2017
From Construction Equipment Guide Online (1/6/2017):
Steel erection on the westbound approach lanes for the new Tappan Zee Bridge in New York has recently completed.
“Over a period of about 18 months, we have erected approximately 88,000 tons of structural steel on the Hudson River,” said Neil Napolitano, area manager of approach spans on the massive bridge project.
“At one point, we put up five assemblies in five days. It sure showed what can be done when you have the commitments of some of the most capable fabricators and builders in our country.” Read More