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Photos documenting the replacement of structures carrying the Bronx River Parkway over the Bronx River and MTA Metro-North Railroad at Crane Road.

 

Spring III 2015

Bridge over railroad prior to installation of the last 7 beams. (view looking south)

Bridge over railroad prior to installation of the last 7 beams. (view looking south)

Bridge bearings in place on the middle abutment (view looking north)

Bridge bearings in place on the middle abutment (view looking north)

250 ton crane positioned at the north abutment (view looking north)

250 ton crane positioned at the north abutment (view looking north)

Two 250 ton cranes in position for the beam placement (view looking south)

Two 250 ton cranes in position for the beam placement (view looking south)

Truck carrying 100 ft long, 4 ft wide, 3.3 ft high 100,000 lb precast concrete beams

Truck carrying 100 ft long, 4 ft wide, 3.3 ft high 100,000 lb precast concrete beams

Truck carrying 100,000 lb precast concrete beam making turn

Truck carrying 100,000 lb precast concrete beam making turn

Iron worker helping to position precast beam

Iron worker helping to position precast beam

Close up of precast beam placement

Close up of precast beam placement

Crew preparing for last beam to be maneuvered into place

Crew preparing for last beam to be maneuvered into place

Cranes simultaneously lifting beam off trailer

Cranes simultaneously lifting beam off trailer

Cranes maneuvering beam into place

Cranes maneuvering beam into place

owering last beam into place. Workers threading steel tendons through beam

Lowering last beam into place. Workers threading steel tendons through beam