Brightline Underpass SR-528 – Cocoa, Florida

Date 30/03/2021
Place Cocoa, Florida, USA
Customer GRANITE
Underpass dimension Base: 15.40 m, Height: 9.55 m, Total Length: 106.35 m (3 segments) // Weight: Box 1: 3810 ton, Box 2: 3360 ton, Box 3: 2790 ton
Pushing methodology Partial diversion // Anti-drag system
Description Brightline Trains chooses Petrucco innovative Box Jacking method for the construction of an underpass under SR 528 in Brevard County, Florida. For the first time in North America, the Box Jacking method was used under a highway system and under live traffic. The project consisted in the Box Jacking of an underpass divided in 3 segments under active highway using Anti-drag system. You can read more about it on this article by ENR Engineering News-Record.