CSXT New River Railroad Movable Bridge Repairs
Broward County, FL
Florida Department of Transportation
Middlesex (TMC) provided the Construction Management and General Contractor (CM/GC) services for the pre-construction and construction of the repair, alignment and strengthening of the CSXT South Fork New River Bridge, No. SX1013.8 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
The bridge is part of the South Florida Rail Corridor right-of-way, which is owned by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and maintained and operated by the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA). The CSXT freight railroad is the main user of the bridge. The bridge consists of 4 spans for a total length of 265’-1½”, it includes a 98’-0” Rolling Lift Bascule span over the South Fork of the New River. The overall width of the movable span is 22’-6”.