California Department of Transportation

California Department of Transportation

Date:       July 31, 2015
District:   Headquarters
Contact: Greg Lawson
Phone:    (209) 948-7977
Contact: Tamie McGowen
Phone:    (916) 657-5060

Caltrans shows how concrete is poured for a brand new overcrossing

STOCKTON - Motorists traveling down California highways often wonder “How does Caltrans do that?" In this News Flash, we see how concrete is poured for a newly constructed overcrossing in Stockton.

The crews utilize modern technology and good old-fashioned hard work to prepare the overcrossing for concrete that will last for several years.

This Caltrans News Flash video provides a brief look into how it is done:

Motorists can get information on specific highway conditions from the Caltrans QuickMap at or by telephone at 1-800-427-ROAD (7623).

This is the 39th in a series of Caltrans News Flash videos that present the wide-ranging and critical work Caltrans does to keep California moving forward. To see more of these and other videos, search for #CaltransNewsFlash on Twitter or go to

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