Number 5: Sanibel Island Causeway Reconstruction

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This job requires the construction of three separate bridges to connect Sanibel with Fort Myers. Bridge A will be a 70-ft vertical clearance fixed-span bridge. Bridge B will be raised a minimum of 4 ft above the splash zone, and Bridge C will be a 26-ft vertical clearance fixed-span bridge.

Location: Sanibel Island Causeway Reconstruction, Sanibel/Ft. Myers, Fla.

Cost: $81 million

Length: 17,424 ft

Type: Prestressed concrete Florida bulb-T superstructure

Designer: Hardesty & Hanover, URS Inc.

Owner: Lee County, Fla.

Contractors: Jacobs Civil Inc., Boh Bros. Construction Co. LLC

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