New Bridge & Protected Fish

New Bridge & Protected Fish  Editor: Debbie Reaney    Vancouver-based contractor, Cascade Bridge, who specializes in bridge construction and rehabilitation was recently chosen to replace the century-old Cherrylane Bridge off U.S. Highway 12 near Lenore, ID. The original Cherrylane Bridge, which sees approximately 350 vehicles a day, is 15.4 feet wide and stretches 788 feet across the Clearwater River. Constructed in 1919 and last rehabilitated in 1978, ... Read more

Replenishing Pilots on the Mighty Mississippi

Replenishing Pilots on the Mighty Mississippi Water Storage on Pilottown  Editor: Allison Braswell    Just south of Venice, LA is Pilottown, a base founded in 1860 where river pilots guide oceangoing vessels between the entrance of the Mississippi River and the port of New Orleans. From massive tankers to cruise ships with thousands of passengers, these pilots climb aboard from their pilot boats and guide an average of 6,000 vessels a year, which includes ... Read more

PDCA Project of the Year Winner

2015- Project of the Year Winner- Land Category Greater than $5 Million PileDriver Magazine. Lester Publications, LLC 2015. Clark Foundations utilized three different sized ICE® hammers interchangeably to drive piles on the Nutrient Management Facility in Alexandria, VA.  The ICE® 28C and 44B Vibratory Hammer/Extractor and the ICE® I-30 Diesel Hammer allowed the company to drive through 20 feet of fill which contained tires, concrete debris, and alternating layers of clay.  Read mo ... Read more