As winter approaches, road crews typically remove their barrels, blinking arrows and detour signs and close up shop. Not at the Hulton Bridge. Brayman’s team not only will endure all that winter will throw at them, but a few will withstand frigid waters as they dive into the Allegheny River in heated wet suits to […]
Brayman Construction recently welcomed Webelos from Cub Scout Packs 557 in Sarver, Pack 551 in Hyde Park, Pack 655 in Kittanning and Pack 553 in Leechburg to its headquarters in Saxonburg for a Day of Learning. The fourth and fifth grade boys learned about bridge construction and the importance of safety through hands-on demonstrations, including how […]
Work is slated to begin on the Patroon Island Bridge in Albany, New York this month. The project consists of steel repairs on 5 structures over a period of about 2 years. Some of the work includes stiffener plate installation, sway frame repairs, and floor beam and stringer replacements.
Brayman successfully completed Phase 1, the steel erection of the Masontown Bridge project. This unusually difficult steel erection was accomplished without experiencing any major complications. This was certainly a stellar performance, considering some of the lifts from the river were more than 90 tons, and the girders were cantilevered 270 feet. Phase II erection operations […]
Brayman was awarded the Hulton Bridge Replacement Contract on August 1, 2013. It was just under $64.9 million and reflected the tremendous trust we have in our skilled work force. Our extensive knowledge and experience gained from recent results achieved at Apollo, Rumsey, Kanawha, and Ices Ferry (not to mention ongoing projects at Freeport, Ironton-Russell, […]
Brayman Construction’s Most Recent Accolades Include: The Association for Bridge Construction & Design (ABCD) awarded Ices Ferry Bridge the 2012 Outstanding New Major Bridge Award. Brayman Construction ranked #362 in the 2012 Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 400 Contractors List. Brayman ranked #11 in the Pittsburgh-Area Construction Contractors List, published by the Pittsburgh Business Times. Brayman […]
In April of 2012, Brayman was awarded a $1.385M contract to install 212 drilled shafts for the construction of a new student housing complex at West Virginia University. Our scope of work on the project included the drilling and installation of caissons ranging from 36” to 78”, layout/survey, spoils control and the furnishing and tying […]
The Casselman River Bridge is one of the oldest surviving bridges in the country. Located in Grantsville, Maryland, this 80 foot, stone-arch bridge was originally built in 1813 as part of the old National Road. At the time of its construction, the Cassleman River Bridge was the longest single-span bridge in the United States. Skeptics […]