Astron General Contracting Co. Inc., of Jacksonville, NC, has been awarded a $1,065,396 contract to recoat 3,742 bearing plates on the Virginia Dare Bridge.
The contract was awarded by the North Carolina Department of Transportation.
The 5.2-mile-long concrete bridge, which was completed in 2002, spans Croatan Sound, connecting the North Carolina mainland with the Outer Banks. The steel plates will be power-washed, power-tool-cleaned to a Bare Metal finish (SSPC-SP 11), and coated with an organic zinc-rich primer and an aluminum epoxy mastic finish.
Reported by Paint BidTracker.