Structure & Bridge Division
Bridge Construction Best Practices
Bridge Demolition | Bridge Materials | Bridge Preservation | Causeway and Cofferdams | Culverts | Substructure | Subsurface | Superstructure | Walls Associated with Bridges
- BCIS-24. PP-Hazardous Materials Issues on Bridge Projects (safety, waste, asbestos, lead-based paint, & demolition) – E. Brett Waller – 2018.
- CITBC Module 8. PP-Demolition – 2018.
Video. Bridge Deck Removal using Concrete Cutting for Demolition. Demonstrates the procedure for removing a bridge deck by saw cutting and removing sections of concrete deck. Use of core drill to make pick holes. Walk-behind concrete saws.
Videos of Hydro-demolition for Substructures:
- Substructure hydro-demolition on the Blanchette Bridge
- Renovate concrete: ultra-high pressure water jetting for concrete renovation
- Precision Concrete Hydro-demolition Capabilities – RGL in UK & Europe. 30 years of application with different methods to include hand held water jets and removal of concrete on columns above and below the water level.
Videos of Demolition of Bridges:
- Bridge Demolition Compilation. Controlled Demolition, Inc. Use of explosives for different types of bridges.
- VDOT: Bridge demolition set to opera. Demolition of different types of bridges using explosives.
- VDOT: Bridge demolition (with natural sound). Demolition of different types of bridges using explosives.
- Woodrow Wilson Bridge Demolition. Demolition of inner loop bridge.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mNBPa1MjJR4 (1:05). Washington Post.