Work to begin lifting the sagging portions of the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge on I-43 in Green Bay, Wisconsin is scheduled to begin Tuesday. According to the Green Bay Press Gazette, Zenith Tech Inc. is working on the repairs. It will be a BIG lift, indeed….. Raising the troubled Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge back into … Continue reading Raising the Leo Frigo Bridge
The Wisconsin DOT was set to request bids this week for repairs to the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge on I-43 in Green Bay, with an anticipated start of construction on November 4th and reopening of the bridge on January 17th. The repair will consist of using drilled shafts installed adjacent to the existing piers with … Continue reading Leo Frigo Bridge–Repair Design
Image: From GreenBayPressGazette.com Early indications are that the settlement of the pier at the Leo Frigo Bridge in Green Bay, Wisconsin is the result of corrosion of the piling that supports the pier. Randy Post over at Geoprac.net has a post up with video and a link to this story in the Green Bay Gazette … Continue reading Leo Frigo Bridge–Corroded Piling
Picture Source: nbcchicago.com While several of the DBA staff were at the DFI 38th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations last week, we received texts and calls from colleagues wondering if we had been called about the apparent foundation failure at the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge in Green Bay, Wisconsin. As of now, DBA has not … Continue reading Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge, Wisconsin–Foundation Failure???