SR 2082-A08, Hulton Road Bridge – Construction Management/Construction Inspection

SAI was responsible for the complete construction management and inspection including project documentation, progress verification, and quality assurance monitoring for the replacement of the SR 2028-A08 Hulton Bridge over the Allegheny River in Oakmont, Pennsylvania.

Physical features:

  • 1,633′ 4-lane, 5-span steel haunched-girder bridge over the Allegheny River.
  • four, eleven-foot lanes (two lanes in each direction); a four-foot median; six-foot shoulders on each side of the roadway; and a sidewalk on the downstream side of the bridge.

Other features:

  • Roadway approach work on Freeport Road including widening and full-width reconstruction.
  • Traffic signals at the intersection of Freeport and Hulton Roads.
  • Strand jacking of main river span.
  • Cofferdam construction for placement of river piers.
  • Railroad coordination.
  • Drainage and utility relocations.
  • Signing and pavement markings.
  • New decorative highway lighting, sidewalks, ADA pedestrian ramps, curbs, and landscaping.

Awards and recognition:

  • 2017 Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award – Pittsburgh Chapter – Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers.
  • 2016 Eugene C. Figg, Jr. Medal – Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania
  • 2016 Transportation Project of the Year – March of Dimes of Greater Pittsburgh
  • 2015 Civil Engineering Achievement Award – American Society of Civil Engineers Pittsburgh Section
Client/Owner: Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, District 11-0
Completion Date: 2016
Construction Cost: $66,000,000