Linn Cove Viaduct Deck Resurfacing

Project Description

Work includes milling, resurfacing the bridge deck by replacing a waterproofing membrane and asphalt surface course, drainage repairs, expansion joints replacement, resurfacing approximately 200 linear feet of asphalt roadway bridge approaches, and other miscellaneous work on Linn Cove Viaduct located on Blue Ridge Parkway north of US Route 221 (Blowing Rock Highway) and south of County Route 1559 (Holloway Mountain Road). Road will be open to traffic during construction.

Key Project Dates

Advertisement: Fall 2017
Award Letter: Winter 2017/2018
Construction: Winter 2018 - Spring 2018

Project Photos


Typical existing asphalt surface condition on the Lynn Cove Viaduct


Smaller scale view of the bridge showcasing its curvilinear alignment and surrounding views

Map showing general vicinity of project
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Project Details
Project # BLRI 2H14
Project Name Linn Cove Viaduct Deck Resurfacing
Location Avery County, North Carolina
FLMA or Partner(s): Blue Ridge Parkway, National Park Service
Status Completed

Contact Information

Project Engineer:David Hyde

Federal Highway Administration
Eastern Federal Lands Highway Division
21400 Ridgetop Circle
Sterling, Virginia 20166