Virtual Tour - Deck and Cables Home
Once the foundation and the towers are completed, crews will install the deck (the driving surface) and the cables for the main span at the same time. This will take approximately a year.
Crews will start at the towers and build the driving surface out one section at a time on each side. This process, called cantilever construction, ensures the towers stay balanced as crews are putting on the driving surface. As each section of deck is installed, crews will connect the cables to it. The process, again, looks something like this: