Bridges

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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River Des Peres Pedestrian Bridge

River Des Peres Pedestrian Bridge

St. Louis, MO In partnership with the Great Rivers Greenway Council and Schuster Engineering, Ben Hur assisted in the erection of a bridge for pedestrian and bicycle use for the city wide Greenway trails project. Erection utilized three temporary shoring bents designed and built by Ben Hur. The six pieces were unloaded using two 120-ton cranes and erected the next day with two 350 ton cranes. The steel pieces ranged from 24,000 lbs to 47,000 lbs, culminating in a 250 fit clear span...

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