Blennerhassett Island Bridge over Ohio River


  Location:  

  Washington, West Virginia

  Owner:    

  ODOT/ WVDOT

  Client:    

  Walsh Construction

  Construction Cost:    

  $120 Million
 

Project Description

With a main span of 898 feet, this is the longest structure of its type (inclined tied arch) in the United States. The bridge deck is 100 ft wide and the arch rises 175 ft high. The project includes over 30,000,000 lbs of structural steel members.

Services provided included:

  • erection procedure
  • erection analysis
  • cable stressing data
  • falsework design and detailing
  • approach span shop drawings