Significant progress has been made in the construction of the new Johnson Street Bridge over the past few months. Here are some photos of recent activity. Click photos to enlarge.
Construction of the foundation of the new bridge continues from a temporary work trestle on the west side of the Upper Harbour.
A large steel pile is installed for the foundation of the new bridge.
A temporary road for construction equipment seen in the background of this photo shows the approximate location of future road alignments from the new Johnson Street Bridge to the intersection of Esquimalt and Harbour Roads.
Two cranes work to install the foundation of the new bridge.
Fabrication of a piece of the new bridge is underway. This is a photo of one of the truss pieces for the bascule leaf of the new bridge.