Fryar Avenue Bridge

Sumner, WA, USA


Key Structural Engineer to repair the Fryar Avenue Bridge over the Stuck River for the City of Sumner, Washington State, USA. Task was to repair a failing abutment wall for this 50-year-old concrete box girder bridge. Performed full analysis of existing bridge to determine necessary improvements. Economical repair included filling unused cattle-pass area in front of abutment wall to transfer earth pressures to adjacent pier wall and addition of an approach slab to the bridge.

Client: City of Sumner, Washington, USA
Engineer: Entranco

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