North Carolina Bonner Bridge concrete construction

North Carolina's Bonner Bridge: Banking on Precast

A highly dynamic environment can be a big design challenge. HDR Principal Bridge Engineer Domenic Coletti and Senior Bridge Engineer Nick Amico talk about how we designed the solution in the Winter 2018 Precast Solutions magazine article, “Banking on Precast.” 

Read how Atlantic waves, currents and salt spray made cast-in-place concrete construction difficult for the new Bonner Bridge in North Carolina, and see why the extensive use of precast concrete was the best way to construct this 2.8-mile (4.5-kilometer), long-span, replacement bridge. The entire magazine is available online.

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