BJC East/West Connector Bridge

BJC East/West Connector Bridge

St. Louis, MO Ben Hur fabricated and erected 1,200 linear feet  of pedestrian bridges with a total weight of 380 tons.  Our team modularized the bridge sections at our Shreve Avenue facility.  We closely coordinated with our cutomer and other trade contractors to apply in our yard as many other items to the bridge as possible to save work at the project site.  The shipping and installation was particularly challenging as the bridges were located in the middle of an active medical campus which required minimizing the shut down of streets and...

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Valvoline Headquarters

Valvoline Headquarters

Lexington, KY Ben Hur was contracted to erect 189 precast panels on the new Valvoline World Headquaters Office Bldg.  The project required the use of a 100ton Linkbelt Crawler Crane to hoist 183 panels onto the structure.  The heaviest panels weighed in excess of 20,500lbs.   We also erected 6 panels on the underside of the structure with a 12,000lb Telehandler style fork lift.  Many of the precast panels were installed at a slope giving this project a unique look.  The 4 story structure was shaped like a giant “V” for Valvoline and the precast cladding added to its overall curb appeal....

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Mt. Carmel New Bed Tower

Mt. Carmel New Bed Tower

Columbus, OH This project consisted 390 pieces Architectural Precast on a cast in place frame. A tower crane and a 75 Ton RT were used to rotate the panels.  Stainless steel connections were used on the shear walls all other connections glavanized...

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Harrison Memorial Hospital Addition

Harrison Memorial Hospital Addition

Cynthiana, KY Ben Hur installed 112 new architrual precast panels on the expansion of Harrison Memorial Hospital.  The project was surrounded by the existing hospital on two sides, with 34 panels having to be erected between the new and existing structures.  Ben Hur also removed a panel from the existing hospital to allow the ER to continue service throughout the project.  Once the expansion was complete we reinstalled the first floor ER panel (below existing...

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Spartan Light Metals

Spartan Light Metals

Sparta, IL Spartan Light Metal Products is a solutions leader in the design and manufacturing of aluminum. Ben Hur Industrial was selected to supply professional millwrights to remove and replace eight, 14″ diameter hydraulic rams and bearings on aluminum casting machines. Of note, Ben Hur is the first union contractor to work for Spartan on these machines since 1961. We are looking forward to a long rewarding relationship with...

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University of Notre Dame Campus Crossroads – South Building

University of Notre Dame Campus Crossroads – South Building

South Bend, IN The South End Zone expansion is a 7.5 story structure that will serve as a multi-use student building, the main entrance into the football stadium, and as the supporting structure for a 5,200 square foot scoreboard.  Ben Hur provided the  erection of approximately 1,400 tons of structural steel and the erection of the structural precast demising wall that seperates the new building from the football stadium....

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