Louisiana DOT Finds Substandard Concrete on Bridge Job

January 2007
ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/1/2007, Vol. 258 Issue 1, p2
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The article reports that a Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development routine inspection of concrete on an Interstate 10 widening project in New Orleans revealed that nine of the 98 bridge decks poured thus far contain a substandard mix. According to Ed Scheuermann, manager of contractor Boh Bros. Construction Co., the state and the supplier are still doing test to identify what went wrong.


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