cofferdam : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n large watertight chamber used for construction under water
News & Articles
- Work stopped near where man fell from I-90 bridge
The state's project manager, Mark Anderson, says the site is the cofferdam at "pier two," but work on the rest of the project is continuing.
Nov. 7, 2013 - The Trucker
- Work temporarily halted near where 19-year-old worker fell from I-90 bridge
LA CROSSE, Wis. — Work has been temporarily halted near where a 19-year-old worker fell about 40 feet from the I-90 bridge. The state's project manager, Mark Anderson, says the site is the cofferdam at "pier two," but work on the rest of the project is continuing.
Nov. 7, 2013 - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
- Man rescued after falling off I-90 bridge
A 19-year-old man who was working on the Dresbach Bridge fell about 45 feet into the Pier 2 cofferdam, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Campbell Assistant Fire Chief Gary Brauer says the man, who works for Ames Construction, was lifted out of the cofferdam with a basket and crane. A cofferdam is a large metal structure that had been built in support of the bridge ...
Nov. 6, 2013 - WISC-TV Madison