I-20 Bridge over Wateree River and Rehab of Overflow Bridges
The contract is for replacing the east and westbound bridges of I-20 over the Wateree River; replacing the pond bridge on eastbound I-20 and rehabilitating two additional pairs of I-20 overflow bridges in Kershaw County. This project also includes the associated approach roadway work necessary to tie the new bridges into existing I-20.
All bridges were constructed in the 1970s and are at the end of their service life requiring a combination of replacement and repair.
The replacement portion of the project will include construction of a new 4-lane bridge and demolition/removal of the existing bridges. The construction, demolition and rehabilitation work will be completed within the existing right of way.
- 2 Replacement bridges
- Demolition of existing bridges
- 2 Pairs of Overflow bridge rehabilitations
- Improving roadway approaches
BENEFITS/POSITIVE ASPECTS TO COMMUNITY
- Enhance driver safety