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New bridge takes shape in Marion County

Times West Virginian photo by Richard Babich New beams sit in place for the future Clarksburg Street Bridge. The beam installation began on Tuesday and is scheduled to be completed by today.
Times West Virginian photo by Richard Babich
New beams sit in place for the future Clarksburg Street Bridge. The beam installation began on Tuesday and is scheduled to be completed by today.

MANNINGTON, W.Va. — The new Clarksburg Street Bridge is starting to take shape.

Michael Pratt, superintendent with Century Bridge, explained the beam setting began on Tuesday. These beams, or girders, will support the deck of the bridge.

 According to Pratt, the beams are joined together then set in place.

The deck of the bridge is the next step in the bridge construction process, followed by the sidewalks and rails…

 

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