Roads & Bridges Magazine article featured an oldie but goodie for Skidabrader, Lake Pontchartrain Bridge, Louisiana's Causeway Twin Span Bridge.
The renovation project included 782,000 sq. yd. of surface to be textured and restriped in 150 days. The Skidabrader machine completed the project in 25 working days, and the striping and marking phase is complete, 90 days ahead of schedule.
"This machine has given our commuters a safe, quiet and attractive ride with a quick turnaround," said GNOEC's Clement.
Three of the Skidabrader machines were used on the Pontchartrain project. The machines included high-velocity systems that allow the operator to fine tune the velocity, attack angle and machine speed for the best combination of end result and cost-effectiveness. Read the complete article here BRIDGES 2001 | Roads & Bridges (roadsbridges.com)