UMaine News

Engineering students to aid Buckfield bridge replacement project, Sun Journal reports

Sun Journal covered a Buckfield Board of Selectmen meeting where it was announced that University of Maine students will assist with the town’s Shedd Hollow Road bridge replacement project over Darnit Brook. The UMaine Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering chose the project as part of its capstone program, according to the article. The students visited the site in September, and took photos and measurements of the affected area. The project includes replacing the culvert bridge, which is deteriorating and traps fish, the article states.