Reconstruction of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge (Florida)
During the reconstruction of the bridge, basalt Technobasalt®rebar and fiber were used
- Period: 2009-2011
- Type: building renovations
About the project
The Bob Graham Sunshine Skyway is a road bridge across Tampa Bay in Florida, USA. The main girder of the bridge is a cable-stayed 366 m long, total length is 6.6 km. The bridge is part of Highway 19, which connects St Petersburg in Pinellas County and Terra Seia in Manati County and runs over the waters of Gillsborough County.
The height of the bridge is 131 m, the clearance at the bottom is 55 m, the total length is 6663 m.
Address: 7508-7534 Sunshine Skyway Ln S, St. Petersburg, FL 33711, USA.
The bridge is notable for our company for the fact that reinforcing materials are widely used in it:
- Technobasalt® Fiber
- Technobasalt® Rebar
The delivery volumes were significant and timely despite the remoteness of the Ukrainian facility – the place Technobasalt® basalt reinforcing materials.
Furthermore, our company is proud that we could win a tender among a fairly large number of suppliers, primarily due to the high quality of our products.
Other implemented projects
Technobasalt® Fiber was used as the main reinforcing material in the construction of industrial floors in “Nova Poshta” logistics center in Chernihiv
During the construction of a warehouse complex in Mykolaiv, Technobasalt® rebar was used
The strength of the interior panels of this magnificent tower, named after the President of the UAE Sheikh Khalifa Ibn Zayed Al Nahyan, was provided by Technobasalt® fiber.