Dufferin County Culvert Replacement
Location: Dufferin County near Fergus, Ontario
Owner: Dufferin County
Consultant: R.J. Burnside & Associates Ltd.
Bronte Construction was hired by Dufferin County to remove and replace a 22 metre culvert in Dufferin County in the summer of 2016.
This was a complex project involving environmental assessments and numerous municipal and regional stakeholders. The project require the careful removal of the deteriorating culvert and construction of a new, large c-span culvert in an environmentally sensitive location.
Project considerations included: bank instability and erosion, slope stability, sediment control measures, a creek bypass, and dewatering in difficult soil conditions.
Scope of Work
- Bank stabilization
- Erosion control
- Sediment control
- Installation of stone channels and footings
- Environmental protection measures
- Installation of multiple flumes for water bypass
- Guardrail installation
- Staged traffic control
- Site restoration