Project C-1 Construction Pictures - May 2017
This month the contractor opened Mueschke Road underneath US 290.
Project D Construction Pictures - May 2017
Crews construct a wooden form for the railing of the US 290 frontage road bridge over Cypress Creek in anticipation of opening the roadway. Later they will pour concrete into the form to create the railing.
Project E Construction Pictures - May 2017
The contractor digs drill shafts for the new US 290 westbound mainlane bridge over FM 1960. (left) Crews demolish the existing westbound mainlane pavement between Huffmeister and Telge. (right)
Project F Construction Pictures - May 2017
A crew member compacts embankment behind a retaining wall near West Road. (left) On the right is a partially completed retaining wall.
Project G Construction Pictures - May 2017
Construction on this project from FM 529 to W. Little York is substantially complete. This project will remain in this configuration until final roadway striping is ready to be done.
Project H Construction Pictures - May 2017
The contractor demolishes existing US 290 eastbound mainlane pavement near Fairbanks North Houston. (left) This month crews placed beams in the middle of US 290 over Hollister. (right)
Project I Construction Pictures - May 2017
Crews install a fall arrest system which will allow workers to be harnessed to safety lines while they work on the new US 290 eastbound mainlane bridge over Antoine. (left) New eastbound mainlane pavement poured east of W. 43rd Street. (right)
Project J-1 Construction Pictures - May 2017
This month the contractor opened the new direct connector from I-10 to US 290 westbound and I-610 eastbound, which is in the middle of the picture. This allows I-10 motorists to avoid having to travel on I-610 northbound, reducing weaving movements on that roadway.
Project J-2 Construction Pictures - May 2017
The contractor uploads supplies on US 290 at I-610.