Posted   09-28-2016 16:05    
Delaware River - Walt Whitman Bridge

Painting of the suspension spans and towers will be conducted from October 19, 2015 to March 31, 2018, between 0700 and 1500 daily. A work platform extending 3 feet beneath the lower portion of the bridge will be installed over the entire length of the bridge. The vertical clearance of the bridge will be reduced by 3 feet to approximately 136 feet above MHW.

Posted   09-28-2016 16:04    
Delaware River - PA Turnpike Bridge

Repainting and miscellaneous improvements will be performed from mid-November 2015 through December 31, 2017. All work on the bridge superstructure will be performed 7 am to 7 pm during the week and 6 am to 6 pm on the weekends. The overhead work will never occupy more than 55% of the channel and will reduce the vertical clearance by 5 ft. The construction company can be contacted at 856-429-3400.

Posted   09-28-2016 16:04    
Delaware River - Commodore Barry Bridge

To facilitate painting, work will continue until 2019. Work platforms will be installed 3 feet beneath the bridge in various locations reducing the vertical clearance to 178 ft. above mean high water at the edge of the navigable channel (187 ft. center of channel). Phase 1 – NJ approach girder and deck truss spans due completion in September 2016. Phase 2 – PA approach girder and deck truss spans, scheduled to commence fall of 2016. Phase 3 – Cantilever truss span, scheduled to commence in 2017 and conclude in 2019. Mariners should exercise caution.