Bridge Projects

Blazer Highway Bridge over the Portneuf River

In November 2008 RLW was awarded the Blazer Highway Bridge over the Portneuf River. The bridge is about one mile north of Lava Hot Springs, Idaho. The project consists replacing an old wood bridge and reconstruction of about 900’ of …

3300 South Over I-215 East – 2008

In 2008, Wadsworth will construct a new bridge structure at 3300 south over I-215 due to structural deficiencies of the old bridge. Similar to the 4500 south bridge over I-215 bridge replacement, a 2.5-million pound pre-constructed bridge structure will be …

SR – 191 Colorado River – 2007

Moab’s color country now features a new structure allowing pedestrians and recreational users to safely cross over the majestic Colorado River. This structure which was completed in 2008, consists of a three-span steel pedestrian bridge. Crews had to construct a …

I-215 4500 South – 2007

The purpose of this project was to replace the aging and substandard 4500 south bridge over I-215 due to structural deficiencies, using special Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC) cutting-edge practices and techniques. The ABC technique started with the prefabrication of a …

Shivwits Bridge- 2005

This emergency, fast-track design-build project consisted of removing and replacing three existing, single-span bridges over the Moody and Santa Clara rivers that were damaged during the 2005 floods. The project included bridge and roadway design, bridge scour analysis, contractor-furnished quality …

Traverse Mountain Bridge- 2004

This privately-owned design-build project was jointly managed by Vice President Con Wadsworth and Project Manager/Superintendant Gaylen Stewart.  Together, they worked through a myriad of issues to build a beautiful bridge underneath the railroad tracks to provide access to the Traverse …

SR-189 Provo Canyon- 2004

The project features one of the largest steel girder structures in Utah. The girders are fabricated with special Coreten Steel. This type of steel provides a natural rust colored finish, providing weather resistance as well as contrast to the natural …

Santaquin Railroad Crossing- 2004

Vice President Ty Wadsworth and Estimator Kevin Howlett managed this privately-owned design-build project with Boyd Morrill serving as Superintendent. Together with an amazing construction crew, they worked to create and construct this bridge near the outskirts of Santaquin, Utah for …

Big Cottonwood Canyon Bridge- 2003

RLW and Baker teamed up on this design-build project to construct two reinforced concrete box girder bridges in an environmentally-sensitive area. This project was the result of a new roadway that required two bridges to preserve existing grades and vegetation. …