Egan Drive Improvements (10th to Main Street) earns Outstanding Project of the Year award

Despite some steep competition, DOT&PF's Egan Drive Improvements (10th to Main Street) snagged the Outstanding Project of the Year Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Alaska Section - Juneau Branch. The Outstanding Project of the Year was announced at the ASCE Juneau Branch virtual luncheon on Feb. 24. DOT&PF Southcoast Region Project Manager Catherine Wilkins, AIA, accepted the award on behalf of the Department. The two-season project repaved the roadway, imp...
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North Tongass Bridge Improvements – Waterfall Creeks

Location: Ketchikan, AK Project Dates: 2019 Owner: AK DOT&PF This federally funded project removed and replaced the first Waterfall Creek Bridge (#0414) and Second Waterfall Creek Bridge (#0415), regraded and repaved bridge approaches, improved drainage, relocated utilities, and installed new guardrails and signs. proHNS Engineering Technicians tested aggregates, concrete, and asphalt paving both in the field and in the DOT&PF laboratory, and simultaneously performed constructio...
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Ketchikan Airport Creek Bridge Replacement

Location: Ketchikan, AK Project Dates: 2019 Owner: AK DOT&PF This FHWA-funded AK DOT&PF project replaced an existing temporary bridge structure across Airport Creek on Lewis Reef Road with a new, two-lane concrete bulb tee girder bridge with a finished width of 39 feet. Improvements included realignment of Lewis Reef Road and modifying the approach intersection of Bostwick/Seely Road. The concrete bridge abutments were Cast-In-Place (CIP) atop steel H-piles rock socketed into be...
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Pelican Main Street Bridge Improvements

Pelican Boardwalk proHNS DOT
Location: Pelican, AK Project Dates: 2018 - 2019 Owner: AK DOT&PF This FHWA-funded project rehabilitated the famous Pelican Boardwalk, replacing dilapidated timber stringers, caps, and cross braces. The project also replaced several timber piles and repaired eroded concrete pile footings, work that was completed while maintaining access for Pelican residents and emergency services. While proHNS Principal Engineer Garret Gladsjo, PE, handled contract management duties from our Juneau...
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