Hirschfeld Awarded Galveston Causeway Railroad Bridge
Expanding horizons on yet another front, Hirschfeld Industries has been awarded the contract for fabrication of the Galveston Causeway Railroad Bridge in Galveston County, Texas. This single track vertical lift span bridge will be adjacent to the existing railroad bridge constructed nearly 100 years ago. Reaching out across the Intercoastal Waterway at Mile 357.2, spanning 382- feet long with two additional flanking deck girder spans, the bridge is complete with a lifting and locking mechanical system.
Hirschfeld Industries is one of the largest fully integrated fabricators of highly engineered structural steel components in North America. The company serves a wide range of end markets including transportation infrastructure, industrial development, commercial construction and power generation.
With eleven facilities and over 900 employees providing a national presence and industry leading footprint, Hirschfeld Industries is a major participant in the expansion and redevelopment of the U.S. transportation and energy infrastructure systems, both government-funded and private enterprises. Hirschfeld Industries was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in San Angelo, Texas.
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