MTS Provides Safety Training and Support on Wando River Bridge Demolition

MTS Provides Safety Training and Support on Wando River Bridge Demolition

Dr. Ralph Blessing, PhD(ABD), Vice President at MTS, recently returned from a consulting contract where he trained and assisted in the removal of the Wando River Bridge in Charleston, SC.  According to Mr. Ken Canty, President of Freeland Construction Company,  “the project intent was to demolish and remove the existing SC41 Wando Bridge in Charleston, SC, within the Wando River waterway. The scope included demolition of approximately 1,700 LF of existing bridge deck, barrier wall, steel girders, intermediate bent caps, precast piles, timber piles, steel trusses, fender system, end bents and approach slabs.” The whole contract was carried out successfully, as noted by the attached pictures, and without incident.

 

  

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