Thompson River East – Thompson Falls MT – Highway 200.
The long “sag” bridge at the bottom of the hill east of Thompson Falls, MT.
Replaced by MDOT & manufactured at RTI Fabrication in Plains Montana. Welded plate girders with a composite deck.
Opens up the back door to tourism and Glacier National Park.
MT MDOT – Tami Hembree, project manager:
“The girders for the Thompson River Bridge were fabricated in accordance with plans and specifications. There were no construction issues. RTI was accommodating to MDOT personnel”.
MT MDOT – Robert Kelly, Inspector:
“Outstanding working relationship”
Sletten Construction – Great Falls – Don Charters, project manager:
“RTI was a very reliable and quality conscious supplier for the structural steel on the Thompson River Bridge project”.