Publication Abstract




Proceedings of the International Conference on Deep Foundations, Seepage Control and Remediation (41st Annual), 2016, New York, NY-Deep Foundations Track, (DFI)

Removal of the Former San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Foundation Caisson E3 by Mechanical Means and Explosives
Michael Gebman, Jack Gerwick

With the opening of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge East Span, the former bridge and its caisson foundations are being demolished. Caisson foundations are in the path of a future shipping channel and therefore need removal down to the mudline 50


 article #2493; publication #1023 (AM-2016-DF)