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The Stantec Team is Selected to Lead the Massive Bridging Kentucky Program for Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

July 17, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

Lexington, KY (July 17, 2018) NYSE, TSX:STN: Global consulting firm Stantec has been selected by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) to assist in the planning, development, management, delivery, and oversight of the new Bridging Kentucky rehabilitation…

Eighty-Year-Old Rugg Bridge In Massachusetts’ Berkshire County Gets New FRP Deck

July 13, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

DAYTON, Ohio: Sandisfield, Massachusetts received a $1 million grant in 2017 to rebuild Rugg Bridge on Route 57 following years of wear and tear. The…

Fluor Team Selected for Gordie Howe International Bridge Project Connecting U.S. and Canada

July 5, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

IRVING, Texas (July 5, 2018) – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that Bridging North America, a partnership of Fluor and ACS Infrastructure…

I-95 Bridge, Often Hit by Trucks, to be Raised in Norwalk

June 20, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

The state Department of Transportation is moving ahead with a $10 million project to raise an I-95 bridge that has been hit several times by trucks. DOT says it’s been struck so many times the bridge is “structurally deficient and functionally obsolete.”…

Five Bridges to Be Replaced Along I-85 in Jackson and Franklin Counties

June 19, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

GAINESVILLE– The first of five bridges over Interstate 85 (I-85) in northeast Georgia closed this week in Jackson County as part of a $16.6 million project. The I-85 Corridor Bridges project will fully replace bridges in service for over 55 years and enhance…

Transportation Research Record: Early Access Papers Addressing Bridges and Other Structures

June 15, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

TRB’s Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board has released 13 early access papers addressing bridges and other structures, including: Developing Guidelines for Epoxy Grout Pourback Systems for Controlling Thermal/Shrinkage…

Amsterdam’s Robot Printed Bridge Wins European Innovation Prize

June 5, 2018 - in Awards, Bridges, Featured, Transportation

Amsterdam’s robot printed steel bridge has been awarded the European Commission’s prestigious STARTS Prize 2018, which champions innovative projects at the interface of science, technology and art. STARTS recognizes digital transformation projects that…

QUIKRETE® Shotcrete Helps Give Historic Bridge New Life

June 1, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

Opened in 1913 with claims as the world’s largest concrete bridge, the Albertus L. Meyers Bridge in Allentown, Penn. underwent extensive rehabilitation highlighted by pier reconstruction using QUIKRETE® Shotcrete MS. Recommended and performed by Mar-Allen…

RIDOT Deploys Fleet of New Bridge Washing Trucks

May 31, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation showed off its new fleet of six custom-built tanker trucks May 19 and May 20; trucks outfitted with a series of high pressure water nozzles that allow a driver/operator to clean the sides and deck of a bridge in…

RIDOT Buys Specialized Trucks to Increase Bridge Maintenance Capabilities

May 21, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today unveiled a new vehicle that will greatly increase the Department's ability to maintain its bridges with regular cleanings to remove road salts, sand and other debris. RIDOT purchased a fleet of six…