Project C-1 Construction Pictures - November 2016

 Project C 1 WBML over Mueschke 7

Crews work on future US 290 westbound widening just before the overpass at Mueschke.

Project D Construction Pictures - November 2016

Project D Picture

The contractor places a steel cage that will reinforce part of the US 290 westbound mainlane bridge rail over Spring Cypress and Cypress Rose Hill. Once the steel cage is in place, the contractor will fill it with concrete.

Project E Construction Pictures - November 2016

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Crews smooth concrete for the new curb along Cliff Park Drive at the US 290 westbound frontage road. (left) A special machine pours concrete over the steel form, then crew members smooth the concrete by hand. (right)

Project F Construction Pictures - November 2016

Project F Picture

The contractor smooths an asphalt layer along the US 290 westbound frontage road near Eldridge.

Project G Construction Pictures - November 2016

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Crews work on moving dirt for the future detention pond at US 290 eastbound and the Beltway 8 southbound frontage road. (left) The US 290 westbound mainlanes after Next Generation Concrete Surface work. (right) The grooving done by that process will reduce tire/pavement noise.

Project H Construction Pictures - November 2016

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The contractor works in the middle portion of the US 290 mainlanes between Fairbanks North Houston and Gessner. (left and right)

Project I Construction Pictures - November 2016

Project I Right

Crews work on concrete operations to form the bridge approach on the US 290 westbound mainlanes west of W. 43rd Street.

Project J-1 Construction Pictures - November 2016

 Project J 1 Picture

On the left side of the photo, crews continue to work on the future I-610 West Loop northbound frontage road. The contractor has placed beams and poured the concrete decking over Hempstead Road. To the right is the future direct connector from I-10 to US 290 westbound and I-610 eastbound.

Project J-2 Construction Pictures - November 2016

Project J 2 EBML and HOV Columns at W. 18th St. 17Project J 2 Right

Crews work on a drill shaft for a column which will support the new US 290 eastbound mainlanes near W. 18th Street. (left) Crews sand forms for the concrete caps that will be placed on columns supporting the new I-610 West Loop eastbound bridge structure near W. T.C. Jester. (right)

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