DIXIE HIGHWAY FLYOVER
Broward and Palm Beach Counties, FL
This 2012 project has won multiple awards, including the 2012 Class II Project of the Year from the Steel Erectors Association of America, the 2013 Grand Award from the Florida Institute of Consulting Engineers, the 2013 FICE/FDOT Project of the Year, the 2013 FTBA Best in Construction, 2013 Engineers’ Council, and the 2013 FICE Grand Conceptor.
It spans a three-quarter-mile section of road and included the realignment of Dixie Highway, a four-lane divided urban arterial, and the addition of a curved steel box flyover bridge, a pedestrian pathway structure, and an off-ramp structure.
Other improvements included new stormwater management facilities, utility relocations, decorative lighting, new signalization equipment, upgrades to two at-grade crossings of the FEC railroad track, and landscape enhancements.