George Washington Carver, Des Moines, Iowa

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Jensen Construction Company completed the construction of a 310′ tied arch bridge over the Raccoon River for the City of Des Moines in 2005. The width of the bridge was 80′. The arches were erected utilizing 2 falsework towers for each arch. The arches were furnished in three pieces and were welded together in the field to complete the connections. The arch ties were post-tensioned cast-in place reinforced concrete.

Project Statistics

Completed Time: 2005
Project's Owner: City of Des Moines