Accelerated Bridge Construction at CTDOT

ACEC September Dinner Meeting

Connecticut Department of Transportation
Trends & Innovation in Accelerated Bridge Construction

Monday, September 18, 2017

Cocktail/Social Hour: 5:30-6:30 pm Dinner: 6:30-7:15 pm Presentation: 7:15-8:00 pm

Baci Grill, Cromwell, CT

Showcasing 2 Recent ConnDOT Projects Utilizing Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC)

Superstructure Replacement of 
Bridge Nos. 00352A and 00352B
Interstate 95 over Oil Mill Road in Waterford
Lateral Slide Technology



Replacement of Bridge No. 05234
I-84 Exit 63 Off-Ramp alignment
over the Hockanum River
Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil
–Integrated Bridge System (GRS-IBS)



  • Rabih Barakat, P.E.          Principal Engineer–Consultant Bridge Design, ConnDOT
  • Ajit Gokhale, P.E.              ‎Sr. Project Engineer/Design Coordinator, AI Engineers
  • John Deliberto, P.E.         Project Engineer, ConnDOT


Special Thanks to our Annual Corporate Sponsors 


Season and Program Sponsorships are available…
Please contact Bob Gonyeau at 

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