Fact about asbestos:

Individual asbestos fibers are up to 700 times smaller than a human hair and because they’re so small, once released into the air, they may stay suspended there for hours or even days making it extremely easy to inhale.

Photo: Asbestos fibers under the microscope

Asbestos Abatement and Removal: Bridges

1 Priority Environmental Services, Inc. is a leading contractor for the abatement and removal of asbestos containing materials and coatings from bridges. 

1 Priority Environmental Services has safely self-performed removal and disposal operations on over 900 bridges that included:

  • Abatement of asbestos textured coatings/paints from concrete bridge components
  • Bearing pads between beams and caps
  • Road deck expansion joints
  • Utility piping and conduits from under bridge decks 
  • Caulks and sealants on rip rap

1 Priority has safely managed bridge related abatement experience since 2006. Our staff and supervisory management have successfully completed projects over navigable waterways,  active freeways in the busiest cities,  over railroads and rail switch yards and bridges on or over congested city surface streets.  

We have the necessary equipment to safely and efficiently access the various work levels of a bridge with minimal disruptions. 

Our team will provide traffic controls and lane shut downs day or night with the ability to perform bridge abatement and removal services across the county.

Asbestos Abatement and Removal for Bridges.

1 Priority. Your Solution.




Location: Current Statewide Contractor
Project: TXDOT BMPO Bridge Asbestos Abatement

1 Priority Environmental Services, Inc. currently manages asbestos abatement for bridge upgrades and repairs throughout the State of Texas for the Texas Department of Transportation under their BMPO program.


Location: Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas
Project: CDA for the DFW Connector Project

1 Priority Environmental Services, Inc. handled the removal of asbestos concrete coatings from 17 major freeway bridges for this $1.4 Billion road improvement project in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.

Bluebonnet Contractors

Location: Tarrant County, Texas
Project: CDA for North Tarrant Express Project

1 Priority Environmental Services, Inc. handled the removal of asbestos concrete coatings from 11 major freeway bridges and abatement of 20 buildings for this $1.9 Billion managed lanes project in Tarrant County, Texas


US 290 Corridor Improvements

Location: Houston, Texas
Project: 610 to Beltway 8, Houston, Texas

1 Priority Environmental Services, Inc. handled the removal of asbestos concrete coatings from 14 freeway bridges and abatement of 18 buildings for this Houston area freeway project


Location: Texas
Project: Asbestos Coating Removal from 160+ bridges across the state of Texas

Bridge projects included full structure abatements prior to demolition and partial abatements fro bridge repairs and modifications


Other Significant Projects:

North Texas Tollway Authority, Dallas, Texas

LBJ Express, Dallas, Texas

Grand Parkway, Houston, Texas