Route 114 New River Bridge
Location: Radford, VA
Owner: Virginia Department of Transportation
General Contractor: Wright Brothers Construction Co., Inc.
Date Complete: August 2012
Brayman was subcontracted to provide specialty construction services in support of the New River Bridge replacement project, located near Radford, VA.
Bridge B604 Piers, crossing the New River, required installation of 16, 84” diameter caissons with 78” rock sockets drilled to depths ranging from 38’ to 68’.
Abutments for Bridge B603, crossing over the Norfolk Southern Railway, required installation of 10, 36” diameter caissons with 36” rock sockets to an average depth of 67’.
Additional work items included installation of a 78” diameter trial shaft, performance of an Osterberg Cell Load Test, as well as CSL Testing.