Summary: The Brightline Railroad Moveable Bascule Span Bridge project involved the full replacement of an 800 ft. 100-year-old bascule bridge in Jupiter, FL with two bascule piers as exceptions. Scott Bridge Company took on the challenge and played a pivotal role in the conceptual design, means and methods, final design, and construction phases of the project. The project presented significant complexities, including substructure foundation issues and construction access requirements.
Result: Harnessing the expertise of its team members — including Michael Collier, Director of Construction; Rusty Palmore, General Superintendent; and Bruce Rudolph, General Superintendent, — Scott Bridge Company successfully navigated all project challenges. The project’s safe and successful completion highlights the company’s ability to execute complex railroad infrastructure projects.