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Des Allemands Swing Bridge Rehabilitation

Project Overview - Des Allemands Swing Bridge Rehabilitation

Location: Des Allemands, Louisiana
Client: BNSF Railway Company

H&H is providing professional engineering services for the development of final bridge and track designs, permitting, construction contract documents, and construction management for the rehabilitation of the Des Allemands Swing Railroad Bridge. The swing bridge is a deck plate girder bridge over Bayou Des Allemands in BNSF’s Lafayette Subdivision. The project includes the replacement of spans all associated mechanical and electrical components as well as evaluation and rating of swing span substructure.