The importance of carrying out bearing and expansion joint inspections by proficient and competent engineers who understand their functionality can often be key to maximising a structure’s lifespan and avoiding major, unexpected, emergency repair costs.
USL Ekspan have carried out a number of projects for swing bridges and foot bridges. From design, fabrication of all structural components, to trial erection and final installation. Details of these type of bridge installations can be supplied on request.
These works including installation of access scaffold to each abutment, hydro-demolition removal of concrete to facilitate temporary works, jacking of the bridge to transfer the load from the existing bearings, hydro demolition removal of the existing bridge bearings, drilling new fixing anchors into the bridge deck soffit, installation of new bridge bearings, reinstatement of concrete, grouting bearings, dejack bridge and remove temporary works including scaffolding.
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