Amtrak Bridge Replacements – East Lyme and Stonington CT

Amtrak Bridge ReplacementClient: Nicholson Construction Co.
582 Main Street
Hudson, MA
Completion Date: 2010
Total Project Value: NA

Relevant Project Features:

  • Designed 10.75-inch and 12.75-inch-diameter Micropiles with Ultimate Capacities Ranging from about 360 to 560 kips
  • Designed the Load Test Frame for Conducting the Static Load Tests (for Verification and Proof Testing)
  • Prepared the Static Load Test Reports
  • Prepared the Design Submittals for the Above and Provided Support During Construction

Photo 3Photo 2RT Group, Inc. (RTG) was retained by Nicholson Construction Company of Hudson, Massachusetts to design the micropiles for two (2) Amtrak Bridge Replacement Projects in East Lyme and Stonington, Connecticut. These projects included the design of 10.75-inch and 12.75-inch- diameter micropiles with ultimate capacities ranging from about 360-560 kips. It also included designing the load test frames for completing the static load test (for verification and proof testing) and the preparation of the static load test reports. RTG prepared the Design Submittals for the above and also provided support during construction.