Route 240 at Glasgow over the Missouri River

Project details

  • Location: Glasgow, Missouri
  • Client: Jensen Construction
  • Construction Cost: $14,400,000
  • Scope of Work: Temporary Tower Design, and Details and Stage Sequence for a Multi-Span Bridge Structure with 9’-2” Tall Plate Girders and maximum 130’-0” Temporary Cantilevers for Lateral and Wind Stability to Replace the Aging Historic Truss
  • Project Schedule: Completed - 2011
  • WHA Team: Brian K. Converse, P.E., S.E., Peter Pascua, P.E., S.E.

Willett, Hofmann & Associates performed design and details for a multi-span plate girder structure located in Missouri on Route 240 at Glasgow over the Missouri River.

The design work comprised of providing a plate girder staging sequence with erection towers to ensure girders were not overstressed. The erection tower rested on 10’ diameter shafts vibrated to the needed bearing capacity.