Peace Bridge Capacity Expansion Project

  • Operational since 1927, the Peace Bridge is one of the most vital transportation links between Canada and the United States
  • Key member of an international consulting team that completed preliminary and detailed design for twinning of the 1,093-m bridge, which was designed and tendered but did not proceed to construction
  • Undertook design of the centerpiece 180-m span through-arch span over the Black Rock Canal as well as the Canadian approach spans
  • Checked the complete bridge design using both AASHTO and Canadian Bridge Design Codes, and prepared contract documents as a blend of both NY State and Ontario Standard Specifications

Roles:

  • preliminary study of twinning /widening alternatives
  • environmental assessment
  • preliminary design
  • detailed design
  • Location: Fort Erie, Ontario – Buffalo, NY, U.S.A