Stay Cable Installation Continues — a Closer Look

Nighttime view of the construction project, stay cables courtesy New York Geomatics, Inc.

Nighttime view of the construction project, stay cables courtesy New York Geomatics, Inc.

Each of the bundled metal strands — sheathed, anchored and monitored by the project team for flexibility and strength — are attached to the road deck from the main span towers. End to end they’d reach 700 miles and are . . .

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. . . contained in 14 miles of stay cables, 12 on each side of each tower, to support the new highway. We saw these yesterday and had camera ready.

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I’d like to know what you think.

Copyright © Janie Rosman and Kaleidoscope Eyes 2016

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