U.S. 190 Mississippi River Bridge Painting Project

Project Details
State Proj. No.: H.000343
Start date:
September 2012

Finish date:
December 2014

Cost: $74.8 million
Contractor: Liberty Maintenance-Alpha Paint
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The first phase of the project, scheduled to begin in late September and be complete in fall 2014, will clean, paint and perform structural steel repairs to the roadway portion of the bridge. The project was awarded to Liberty Maintenance – Alpha Paint, a joint venture, for $74.8 million, which consists of 80% federal and 20% state funding.

The second phase of the project will involve painting, cleaning and repairs to the railroad portion of the bridge. DOTD anticipates accepting bids on this $15 million-$20 million project in late October 2013.