Bay Bridge – Engineering
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Caltrans officials said the rod fractured after stewing for more than a year in water.
Caltrans tests indicate that saltwater from the bay may be seeping into the foundation of the eastern span’s tower.
The glass elevator, which transports maintenance workers to the top of the suspension tower, has been out of service since early January.
Caltrans is threatening to fine American Bridge/Fluor daily as long as the work on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is incomplete.
A Senate report finds senior officials overseeing construction of the $6.5 billion eastern span of the San Francisco Bay Bridge deliberately brushed off concerns about flawed work and there was a pattern of secrecy on the project.
- More Problems For Eastern Span Of Bay Bridge, Off-Center Bolts Could Be Damaged In Quake 05/15/2014
- Report: New Bay Bridge Is Rusting In Critical Areas 04/13/2014
- Take A Look – The Old Bay Bridge Now Has A Gap As Demolition Continues 04/11/2014
- Caltrans Hopes Rain Will Help Them Solve Leak Issues On Bay Bridge 02/26/2014