Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

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An ESWP Program Committee
Webinar – 9th Street Bridge Rehab

February 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Rehabilitation of the 9th Street Bridge Project (Rachel Carson Bridge)

For almost 100 years Allegheny County Department of Public Works’ 9th Street Bridge has spanned the Allegheny River with its Sisters, the 6th and 7th Street Bridges.  In 2018 the County, began a challenging preservation effort of this iconic bridge that concluded in a successful reopening in November 2020.   This presentation will encompass the history, the distinctive design, and the rehabilitation phases from design to construction required to sustain this bridge as a part of the Pittsburgh landscape for many years to come.

Presenters:

Jeanna Fisher, EIT, Asst Construction Manager, Allegheny County Department of Public Works

Charles E Nelms, PE,  Senior Bridge Engineer, L.R. Kimball

 

 

 

Free to ESWP Members (must have an ESWP account)

All others – $20

Register here!  Webinar link will be sent by email the day before.

Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Venue

ESWP Webinar

Organizer

ESWP
Phone:
412-261-0710
Email:
eswp@eswp.com
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