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
Application of Technobasalt® fiber as for the strength increasing of industrial floors in the modern terminal D of the Boryspil airport
Construction of an asphalt concrete pavement using Technobasalt® fiber and rebar
Application of Technobasalt® Fiber as a coating strength enhancer