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Valencia Road Storm Drain Repair

Aptos,  CA

  • Temporary bridge install across existing roadway for removal of failed 8’ diameter CMP pipe.

  • Multiple trestles created for drilling and crane work.

  • 40’ excavation to bottom of failed culvert using soldier beams, tiebacks, and internal bracing.

  • Install of 30” x 50’ bridge abutment piles for temporary bridge.

  • Erection and install of 100’ span ACROW bridge

  • All CIDH and soldier beam shafts installed with casing through fill material to creek levels.

  • Permanent Anchor and Soil nail wing walls for new concrete culvert install.

Project Team

  • Owner: County of Santa Cruz

  • General Contractor: J.J. Albanese

  • Shoring and Foundations: Case Pacific Company

  • Project Manager: Duane Phares

  • Superintendent: Randy Virdel

  • Designer: SPI Consultants

  • Project Cost: $5.3 Million

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