National Steel Bridge Alliance

Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge

Merit Award -- Long Span

 

Project Team

  • Steel fabricator: XKT Engineering Inc., Vallejo, Calif. *AISC Certified*

  • Engineer: Caltrans Structure Design, Sacramento, Calif.

  • Owner: Caltrans District 5, San Luis Obispo, Calif.

Prize Bridge Information

  • Year Awarded: 2020
  • Year Completed: 2017
  • Location: Big Sur, CA
  • Award Class: Long Span

Structure Information

  • Structure Type: Plate Girder
  • Coating System: Paint
  • Span Length (ft): 310
  • Structure Length (ft): 313
  • Average Deck Width (ft): 40
  • Steel Weight/Deck Area (lb/ft²): 0.064
  • Amount of Steel (tons): 809