7 October 2014
Beginning the evening of Saturday, October 4 and continuing into the early morning of Sunday, October 5, the old Vanier Parkway Bridge was removed to make way for a new bridge. A crew of 100 installed the new 1,400 tonne bridge, which is approximately 56m in length, using Rapid Lift Replacement technology.
9 September 2014
Beginning the evening of Saturday, September 6 and continuing into the early morning of Sunday, September 7, the new Lees Avenue overpass was moved into place using Rapid Bridge Replacement construction techniques.
7 February 2014
It’s been a busy time for construction in Ottawa, and with our unprecedented transformation, this momentum has continued into the winter. We took a look at a few of the many construction projects to learn more about how crews have adapted to work in the cold.
The new Lansdowne
5 February 2014
Things continue to move forward on time and on budget for the Confederation Line light rail transit (LRT) project! Chewrocka, Crocodile Rouge and Jawbreaker, the three excavators carving out the LRT tunnel, have now completed 10% of the job.