Brayman was recently evaluated and presented with an A-Rating by the Maryland State Highway Administration for Safety and Resurfacing work performed on I-95/495 last year. Rating criteria was based on a scale from 0 to 5, with 5 being excellent. In the category of Contractor Administration, Personnel, Equipment and Public Relations, Brayman received a 4.3 […]
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) – Huntington District and Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) marked the completion of the Dover Dam Safety Assurance Project with a ribbon cutting ceremony on March 31, 2015, in Dover, Ohio. Brayman was the primary contractor for the $38 million, two-phase project that rehabilitated and brought the 78-year-old […]
Brayman was recently awarded a $4.5M project by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District 1-0 for the replacement of the SR 173-B02 (Adams Street) bridge spanning French Creek, located in Cochranton, PA. The project involves the removal of the existing 310-foot long, 2-span, through-truss bridge originally built in 1930. The new 340-foot long bridge will […]
Brayman was awarded the drilled shaft package for the new Ambling University Development Group’s SkyVue Apartment Building. The 14-story building is being constructed in Oakland, PA. The project consist of 195 drilled shafts with diameters ranging from 30″ to 84″ and is being built for Massaro Corporation of Pittsburgh.
Brayman recently sponsored the Southeast Skills USA Competition for carpentry students in Portsmouth, Ohio, near the Ironton-Russell Bridge project. Carpenters Local 437 coordinated the event that hosted 15 local schools. The competition took place on Saturday, February 21. Brayman’s sponsorship contributed to the purchase of a carpenter’s toolbox and t-shirt for each student who competed. […]
At more than 900-feet long, the Ironton-Russell Bridge has the longest span that the Ohio Department of Transportation has ever constructed. The bridge replacement project entails the construction of a cast-in-place concrete, cable-stayed bridge over the Ohio River with structural steel approaches and reinforced concrete girder superstructure on the main span. The bridge connects the […]
Brayman completed the steel erection of the Hulton Bridge, when the final 60-foot wide, 283-foot long, 1,200-ton section was strand jacked into position. 105 individual girder segments were already erected for spans 2-5. But the steel erection for the bridge was finished with the placement of the entire final span. This final segment erection was […]
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Staff Writer, Chris Fleisher and Photographer, Dan Speicher visited Brayman’s Saxonburg headquarters in December to learn what makes the Company and its people tick. What they found was that the Company defines itself as a big-risk, big-reward contractor that takes on high-profile, challenging projects. Chairman and CEO, Steve Muck and President and COO, […]
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 […]