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Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge

Bridge Replacement Kicks into High Gear at Accabonac Road in East Hampton

By | Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge, Project Update

Bridge replacement work at Accabonac Road in East Hampton has kicked into high gear following a track outage in the wee hours of October 15th and the delivery of large bridge components via barge through the Shinnecock Inlet. The new Accabonac Road Bridge was delivered to the site the night of October 21st; the North Main Street Bridge will be delivered to the site as the team gets closer to its installation date.

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East Hampton: Retaining Walls for Accabonac Road/North Main Street Bridge Replacements Near Completion

By | Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge, East Hampton Station

South Retaining Wall LIRR crews have completed constructing three of the four retaining walls required to raise the tracks at the Accabonac Road Bridge in East Hampton. This work is being done in preparation to replace the two bridges, which were constructed 125 years ago in 1895 along the Montauk…

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Accabonac Road Bridge - 03-01-19

Construction Progresses at Accabonac Road/North Main Street Bridge Replacements Projects

By | Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge

Construction continues to progress at the Accabonac Road/North Main Street Bridges replacement project, which comprises two entire bridge replacements, raising them higher by a few feet to reduce or eliminate truck strikes. The brand-new bridges are under construction in a factory in Pennsylvania and, once finished, will be shipped from…

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South Tyson Avenue Bridge Modificaton 02-01-19

Columns Installed to Support Beginning of Third Track at Floral Park’s South Tyson Avenue Bridge

By | Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge, LIRR Expansion Project, South Tyson Avenue Bridge

Massive new concrete and steel columns have been constructed to support the structure that will accommodate the beginning of the Third Track at the South Tyson Avenue Bridge modification project. The track, adjacent to the Hempstead branch, will be diverted to the Main Line via a switch and will continue…

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Springfield Avenue Bridge 01-03-19

Construction Set to Begin on 97-Year-Old Springfield Boulevard Bridge

By | Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge, Buckram Road Bridge, Cherry Lane Bridge, Cherry Valley Road Bridge, Flushing Main Street Bridge, Glen Cove Bridge, Meadowbrook Parkway Bridge, Nassau Boulevard Bridge, Plainfield Avenue Bridge, Post Avenue Bridge, South Tyson Avenue Bridge, Springfield Boulevard Bridge, Tanners Pond/Denton Avenue Bridge, Webster Avenue Bridge, Wreck Lead Bridge

Construction is set to begin in early February 2019 at Springfield Boulevard Bridge, which is affiliated with the elevated Queens Village Station. The project is scheduled to commence with closure of the east ends of both platforms at 12:01 AM Monday, February 4 (one minute after midnight) No elevators or…

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Accabonac Road Bridge Replacement 09-25-18

Construction Is Underway at Accabonac Road/North Main Street Bridge Replacements Project

By | Accabonac Road Bridge and North Main Street Bridge

Construction is underway at the Accabonac Road/North Main Street Bridge Replacements Project. The LIRR is currently constructing the retaining walls on the north and south sides of the bridges. Six-feet diameter caissons, which will be supporting the new bridge spans, will be constructed in early 2019, with bridge removal and…

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