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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…

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…

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…

Ready To Build: Susquehanna River Bridge

October 11, 2017 - in Bridges, Rail, Transportation, Video

The Ready To Build campaign showcases five critical investments - including the Susquehanna River Rail Bridge - that are vital to the realization of a renewed, modern passenger rail system. Connecting Perryville and Havre de Grace, MD, the century-old Susquehanna…

Congratulations to the ASCE Bridges Photo Contest Viewer’s Choice Award Winner

September 14, 2017 - in Awards, Bridges, Transportation

ASCE members have chosen a striking winter photo of the 1866 New Portland Wire Bridge in New Portland, Maine, winner of the 2017 Viewer's Choice Award. See Vijay Jeyakrishnan's photo and all of the ASCE Bridges Photo Contest winners on ASCE's Facebook page.…

Cortec MCI-309 Protects Post-Tension Strands During Construction of New St. Croix River Crossing

August 31, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

The St. Croix Crossing, dedicated August 2nd, 2017, is a significant new structure connecting Oak Park Heights, Minnesota, with St. Joseph, Wisconsin. The new bridge is expected to promote regional economic development and reduce congestion by replacing the…

Acrow Supplies Permanent Pedestrian Bridge to Ohio’s Kalahari Resorts

August 25, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

(Parsippany, New Jersey) – Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, has announced that it designed and provided a bridge for pedestrian traffic at the Sandusky, Ohio location of Kalahari Resorts, the popular water park…

Special Post Tensioned Bridge Slabs Produced for Pine Basin Bridge Replacement

August 18, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

SWAN VALLEY, Idaho (AUGUST 2017) – Oldcastle Precast Idaho Falls teamed with Bonneville Power Administration, HK Contractors, and Bryant Greene Concrete to replace the bridge at the entrance to Pine Basin Camp in Swan Valley, Idaho. Condemned in the fall…

Earthquake Software Refines ODOT Bridge Inspection Process

August 9, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

State bridge inspectors will be able to provide a faster, more targeted response in ensuring public safety the next time an earthquake rolls across Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Department of Transportation is now implementing the use of ShakeCast, a program created…