Coyote Creek Mine Structural Plate Underpass
|Materials & Equipment||Twin Barrel 42’ Dia. Structural Plate Sections|
|Owner:||Coyote Creek Mine|
|Contractor:||Baranko and Wanzek Construction|
|Application:||These structures were constructed to eliminate an at-grade crossing thus allowing large coal haul trucks to pass under a county road.|
|Special Project Elements:||This project was constructed on heavy clay foundation soils which would have required extensive piling for a conventional bridge.|
Why corrugated steel structures from TrueNorth Steel?
Speed of erection and cost. This system could be installed quicker and at a lower installed cost than a bridge of comparable size. Structural plate offers owners and engineers a versatile and durable system for almost any bridge, bridge replacement, culvert or underpass application.