the numbers game

20 March 2008

MacArthur Maze

• 2,750 degrees F – heat of fire that melted steel beams that supported overpass

• 50 days – original estimate by state of California for how long repair would take

• 18 days – time it took C.C. Myers to rebuild roadway

• 100 tons – weight of newly fabricated concrete bent cap beam

• 25 days – time that roadway was closed $867,075 – Low bid submitted by C.C. Myers

• $200,000 - Incentive per day for early completion for early completion

• 3 – number of cranes that worked on the project from demolition to completion


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