Bridge Rehabilitation & Reconstruction Projects

Lotus Environmental Consulting is currently providing various environmental and cultural resource services on a number of bridge replacement and/or rehabilitation projects throughout Pennsylvania for various transportation agencies and local municipalities, such as PennDOT, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties, and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission.  A sample of our recent bridge projects include:


Hawk Falls Bridge Replacement Project, Carbon County, PA
Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission

For the Hawk Falls Bridge Replacement Project, Lotus served as the environmental subconsultant for Work Orders 1, 2, and 3.  In addition to the completion of the Feasibility Report, a few of our other responsibilities included:

  • Environmental Assessment and Alternatives Analysis
  • Wetland Delineation Report
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessment
  • Section 6(f) Land and Water Conservation Act
  • Federal Lands to Parks Program Coordination and Approvals

S.R. 2017 Bridge Rehabilitation Project, Berks County, PA
PennDOT District 5-0

This project involved the rehabilitation of the S.R. 2017 (Gibraltar Road) Bridge over the Schuylkill River.   As a subconsultant for this project, Lotus was responsible for completing the following tasks, since the project was likely to need in-stream construction work:

  • Wetland Identification & Delineation Report
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessment
  • Threatened & Endangered Species Habitat Surveys, including Red Bellied Turtle
  • Level 1B CEE
  • Section 4(f) Evaluation
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Various Bridge Group Replacement Projects

Lotus has been the lead environmental consultant on various bridge group replacement projects, where up to as many as 12 bridges have been included in each project.  We have performed various environmental and cultural resource surveys and studies throughout Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland.

Some of our bridge group projects include: