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GIR Progress Photos

Construction to improve the I-95/Girard Avenue Interchange is dramatically changing the look and function of some of the surface roads at the interchange. These before and after photos illustrate some of those changes.

















Richmond Street before (left) and today (right).

















Old Conrail bridge over Richmond Street (left), Conrail bridges over Richmond Street today (right).

















Under the old Conrail bridge and under the new Conrail overpasses today.

















The old Girard Avenue bridge over Aramingo Avenue and the new Girard Avenue bridge.

"What are they doing there?"

Below are photos showing construction progress or illustrating unique concepts, materials or approaches in use at Girard Avenue. Images are in reverse chronological order. Enlarged images can be seen by clicking any of these thumbnails. If you'd like more information about what you are seeing, send us an email and we'll be glad to fill you in.

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August 13, 2019
The new bridge over Aramingo Avenue with a decorative retaining wall.
8.5.19_GIR-2
August 13, 2019
Rebar is in place as crews prepare to pour concrete on the new southbound viaduct.
7.24.19_GIR-4
August 08, 2019
Placing a pier cap on one of the dozens of support piers for the new I-95 viaduct.
6.11.19_GIR-2
June 14, 2019
Rebar cages are in place for support columns for the new southbound I-95 viaduct.
6.5.19_GR4
June 05, 2019
The form is in place for a pier cap on a support pillar for the new southbound I-95 viaduct.
5.21.19_GIR-6
June 05, 2019
Constructing support pillars for the new southbound I-95 viaduct.
Driving piles for the Aramingo Ave. spur
4.25.19_GIR-6
May 01, 2019
Driving piles for the foundation of the abutment wall for the new Aramingo Avenue spur bridge over Girard Avenue.
Work continues to build the support system for the new southbound viaduct
4.25.19_GIR-3
May 01, 2019
Work continues to build the support system for the new southbound viaduct.
Southbound off ramp awaiting demolition
4.25.19_GIR-4
May 01, 2019
The southbound off-ramp will be demolished later this year.
4.8.19_GR4-3
April 08, 2019
A crew drives piles that will support the foundation of an abutment for the new Aramingo Avenue spur bridge over Girard Avenue.