Changing the face of Charleston:
Building of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
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Highlights
As seen from the Aquarium
East Bay on ramp
The Last Shark Fin
Closing the main span gap
Paving the bridge
The last stay cable
Opening Events
Engineering Challenges
Stories of Bridge Folks
Erecting Steel
Building Bridge Blog

Paving the main and back spans

2005-04-06
Meet the Bidwell Paving Machine

2005-04-11
Starting the south lanes

2005-04-23
Paving the south lanes

2005-04-30
Continued paving of the inside lanes

2005-05-07
Paving

2005-05-14
Paving

2005-05-20
Surveying the finish work - paving, guard rails and center barrier

2005-05-21
New roadway poured last night

2005-05-22
Cleco: Night paving - oops - too windy

2005-05-25
Cleco: The last night for pouring concrete

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Attribution: C. Frank Starmer from http://ravenelbridge.net

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