I-95 Section BR2 was awarded by PennDOT in 202 for $93.6 million and has a completion date of September 2023. The project includes additional ramp improvements at the I-95/Betsy Ross Bridge Interchange began in 2020. Section BR2 will replace the ramp structure from northbound I-95 that passes over the Frankford Creek and connects with the Betsy Ross Bridge, the ramp structure from the Betsy Ross Bridge to southbound I-95, the ramp structure from the Betsy Ross Bridge to northbound I-95, the ramp structure from Aramingo Avenue to southbound I-95, and the ramp from Aramingo Avenue to northbound I-95, which splits from the ramp structure to southbound I-95, for a total of seven new bridges and two new retaining walls. Also includes management of fill and groundwater, concrete pavement, traffic control, and other miscellaneous construction. This presentation will feature the improvements and discuss the complexity and key challenges associated with this project.
Geoffrey Stryker, PE (STV Inc.)
Thomas Kerins (Urban Engineers)
Daniel Gleason (PennDOT)