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Pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec

Pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec

Part of

People

  • Victor Landriault (creator)
  • Victor Landriault (superintendent)
  • Lalonde & Valois (engineering firm)
  • Per Hall Associates Ltd. (engineering firm)
  • Atlas Construction & Engineers (contractor)
  • Canada. Dept. of Transport (proprietor)
  • Québec (Province). Dept. of Transport (proprietor)
  • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

Title

Pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec

Dates of creation

1964-1967

Description

Six-lane vehicular tunnel built in 32,000 ton floating caissons in on-site drydock.
Contractors : Atlas, Winston, Janin.

Level of archival description

Dossier 6

Extent and Medium

  • 7 albums de photographies (incluant 1056 photographies)
  • 1 album de documents textuels

Scope and Content

Le dossier est constitué de photographies et de documents textuels relatifs au projet du 'Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine Tunnel'.

Reference Number

AP111.S1.D6

Arrangement

Chaque groupe correspond à un album. Le classement d'origine a été respecté.

Location

Boucherville Québec Canada

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193306
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: entre mai et septembre 1964
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Cribs, employees, official visits; tunnel section built in place for 1500 ft.; end closed; removed cofferdam, flooded; floating the caissons, flooding progress, dikes, plug blasts, putting ballast in, pre-stress cables, scows, divers; Hydro Québec dredges, scows, cable and anchors (32,000 tons each), anchors, suspensions cables, divers, sand jetting equipment. Also: Design Program for Placing of Elements, Data on Engineering.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Technique and media:

    96 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine

    Dimensions:

    compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Les photographies ont été relogées adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité avec des feuilles sans acidité comme séparateur. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193419).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193307
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: entre octobre 1964 à mai 1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Cribs, employees, official visits; tunnel section built in place for 1500 ft.; end closed; removed cofferdam, flooded; floating the caissons, flooding progress, dikes, plug blasts, putting ballast in, pre-stress cables, scows, divers; Hydro Québec dredges, scows, cable and anchors (32,000 tons each), anchors, suspensions cables, divers, sand jetting equipment. Also: Design Program for Placing of Elements, Data on Engineering.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Technique and media:

    180 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine

    Dimensions:

    compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Les photographies ont été relogées adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité avec des feuilles sans acidité comme séparateur. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193420).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193308
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: entre janvier et août 1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Cribs, employees, official visits; tunnel section built in place for 1500 ft.; end closed; removed cofferdam, flooded; floating the caissons, flooding progress, dikes, plug blasts, putting ballast in, pre-stress cables, scows, divers; Hydro Québec dredges, scows, cable and anchors (32,000 tons each), anchors, suspensions cables, divers, sand jetting equipment. Also: Design Program for Placing of Elements, Data on Engineering.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Technique and media:

    52 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine

    Dimensions:

    compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Les photographies ont été relogées adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité avec des feuilles sans acidité comme séparateur. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193421).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193309
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: mai 1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Cribs, employees, official visits; tunnel section built in place for 1500 ft.; end closed; removed cofferdam, flooded; floating the caissons, flooding progress, dikes, plug blasts, putting ballast in, pre-stress cables, scows, divers; Hydro Québec dredges, scows, cable and anchors (32,000 tons each), anchors, suspensions cables, divers, sand jetting equipment. Also: Design Program for Placing of Elements, Data on Engineering.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Technique and media:

    200 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine

    Dimensions:

    compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Les photographies ont été relogées adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité avec des feuilles sans acidité comme séparateur. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193422).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193310
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: entre mai et juin 1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Cribs, employees, official visits; tunnel section built in place for 1500 ft.; end closed; removed cofferdam, flooded; floating the caissons, flooding progress, dikes, plug blasts, putting ballast in, pre-stress cables, scows, divers; Hydro Québec dredges, scows, cable and anchors (32,000 tons each), anchors, suspensions cables, divers, sand jetting equipment. Also: Design Program for Placing of Elements, Data on Engineering.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Technique and media:

    160 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine

    Dimensions:

    compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Les photographies ont été relogées adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité avec des feuilles sans acidité comme séparateur. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193423).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193311
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: entre juillet et septembre 1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Cribs, employees, official visits; tunnel section built in place for 1500 ft.; end closed; removed cofferdam, flooded; floating the caissons, flooding progress, dikes, plug blasts, putting ballast in, pre-stress cables, scows, divers; Hydro Québec dredges, scows, cable and anchors (32,000 tons each), anchors, suspensions cables, divers, sand jetting equipment. Also: Design Program for Placing of Elements, Data on Engineering.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Technique and media:

    230 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine

    Dimensions:

    compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Les photographies ont été relogées adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité avec des feuilles sans acidité comme séparateur. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193424).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193312
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: entre septembre et décembre 1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Cribs, employees, official visits; tunnel section built in place for 1500 ft.; end closed; removed cofferdam, flooded; floating the caissons, flooding progress, dikes, plug blasts, putting ballast in, pre-stress cables, scows, divers; Hydro Québec dredges, scows, cable and anchors (32,000 tons each), anchors, suspensions cables, divers, sand jetting equipment. Also: Design Program for Placing of Elements, Data on Engineering.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Technique and media:

    138 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine et/ou épreuves par procédé chromogène

    Dimensions:

    compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Les photographies ont été relogées adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité avec des feuilles sans acidité comme séparateur. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193425).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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    • Reference Number: ARCH193313
    • Title: Cahier à anneaux contenant divers types de documents relatifs au pont-tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, Boucherville, Québec
    • Dates of creation: ca 1965
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • K.R. Olsen (compiler)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)

    Description:

    Relatif au projet du Pont-Tunnel Louis-Hippolyte-Lafontaine, intitulé : Design program for the placing of elements on the Boucherville tunnel, Compiled by K. R. Olsen, Eng., Contract Manager. January 1965. Le document est divisé en sept parties :
    1 - Organisation chart for design work;
    2 - Schedule for design work;
    3 - Summary of hydraulic laboratory studies;
    4 - Description of placing procedure;
    5 - Design work;
    6 - Organization chart for placing operation;
    7 - (a) Schedule of placing operations on one element;
    (b) Schedule of actual placing of element.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 reliure(s) à anneaux

    Technique and media:

    1 cahier à anneaux contenant des documents textuels, des cyanotypes, des photographies, etc.

    Physical Description:

    - Les documents textuels et les reproductions ont été relogés adéquatement dans une chemise sans acidité. L'album d'origine est conservé séparément (Voir ARCH193426).

    Location:

    Boucherville Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault

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