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Pennsylvania DOT, Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners Opening 390th Bridge

January 2, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's (PennDOT) and its development partner, Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners, expect to finish the 2017 construction season with the opening of its 390th bridge this week. When this multi-year project…

Acrow Bridge Furnishes Detour Bridge for Infrastructure Project in Indiana and Kentucky

December 21, 2017 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

(Parsippany, New Jersey)  – Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, announced today it has provided the Indiana…

CH2M, Walsh Construction Updating One of Ohio’s Busiest Bridges

December 15, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

CLEVELAND - Approximately 170,000 vehicles per day cross over the I-480 Valley View Bridge, making it one of the state's busiest structures serving…

National Park Service, FHWA Unveil $227M Plan to Fix Arlington Memorial Bridge

December 12, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said federal agencies have put together $227 million for a project to rehabilitate the iconic Arlington Memorial Bridge that spans the Potomac River and links Arlington, Va., with Washington, D.C. Major construction…

Louisiana DOTD Opens Rebuilt St. Helena Parish Bridge, Damaged in 2016 Floods

November 23, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development has reopened the Beaver Creek Bridge on La. 10 in St. Helena Parish that "had to be completely rebuilt following irreparable damage during the catastrophic August 2016 floods." The $2.1 million project…

The New Tappan Zee Bridge: Four Years in Two Minutes

November 21, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation, Video

Watch as the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge takes shape in this new time lapse video, covering four years of construction in just two minutes and the opening of its first span to traffic last month. The New NY Bridge project is creating a state-of-the-art,…

HDR Receives Honors for Open-Technology Database Created for Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge

November 13, 2017 - in Awards, Bridges, Transportation

OMAHA, Neb. — buildingSMART International has named HDR the winner in its “Operation and Maintenance Using Open Technology” category for the database HDR created for the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge in New York. Connor Christian, HDR’s director of…

A Digital Twin to Make Amsterdam’s 3D-Printed Steel Bridge Smarter and Safer

October 26, 2017 - in Bridges, Technology, Transportation

Amsterdam, Netherlands : Amsterdam-based startup MX3D is 3D printing a 12-meter-long stainless steel pedestrian bridge to be installed crossing one of Amsterdam’s canals in the old city center by late 2018. Today we announce that a consortium of mathematicians,…

National Association Honors Interstate 15 Bridge Project

October 24, 2017 - in Awards, Bridges, Transportation

PHOENIX – A national industry group has honored the Arizona Department of Transportation’s $30 million rehabilitation of an Interstate 15 bridge through the rugged Virgin River Gorge in far northwestern Arizona. The American Public Works Association selected…

New Lift Span of the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge to be Floated

October 20, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

The float-in of the lift span for the new Sarah Mildred Long Bridge, which connects Kittery, Maine and Portsmouth, New Hampshire across the Piscataqua River, will take place the morning of Wednesday, October 18th. Beginning on Tuesday morning the navigational…