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Release of Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement to come later in 2024

May 22, 2024 - in Bridges, Transportation

The IBR program is currently performing the required technical review of the Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) in coordination with our federal partners, the Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration. This comprehensive…

COWI and BOT Construction Group reach major milestone in William Halton Parkway Bridge construction

May 3, 2024 - in Bridges, News

[Toronto, 2 May 2024] – Leading international engineering consultancy COWI in collaboration with BOT Construction Group has achieved a critical milestone…

Can America Quickly Replace the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore? Yes!

April 12, 2024 - in Bridges, Transportation

CHICAGO - The replacement of the Francis Scott Key Bridge is a critical need for the City and Port of Baltimore--indeed, for this entire nation.…

Crash course: Missouri S&T researchers bridge the gap with collision study

April 11, 2024 - in Bridges, Transportation

S&T researchers watch with anticipation as the 7,000-lb cart heads toward the bridge girder. Photo by Terry Barner/Missouri S&T.   ROLLA, Mo. – What do Missouri University of Science and Technology researchers do when they want to study…

Acrow’s Modular Steel Bridge Minimizes Traffic Disruptions During Major Highway Construction in Northern New Jersey

April 5, 2024 - in Bridges, Transportation

Three-lane structure provides a safe, reliable detour route while reducing the project timeline     (Parsippany, New Jersey) – 4 April 2024 – Acrow, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, noted today it has designed…

ASCE Statement on Collapse of Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore

March 28, 2024 - in Bridges, Transportation

Image: Rescue personnel gather on the shore of the Patapsco River after a container ship ran into the Francis Scott Key Bridge early Tuesday, causing its collapse.  Jim Lo Scalzo/EPE-EFE/Shutterstock     The following is a statement by Marsia…

Biden-Harris Administration Announces $60 Million for Emergency Work in Wake of the Collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore

March 28, 2024 - in Bridges, Financial, News

$60 Million in ‘Quick Release’ Emergency Relief funds are a down payment on Maryland’s initial costs for emergency repairs, design, and reconstruction of the bridge WASHINGTON – Within hours of receiving the request, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s…

Video: Preservation Through Partnerships: The Messerall Bridge

March 8, 2024 - in Bridges, Multimedia, Transportation, Videos

The Messerall Bridge was a historic but unused bridge located outside of Titusville PA, Crawford County. PennDOT, with the cooperation of the county government, recommended it be reused for a DCNR trail project in Pymatuning State Park.  The wheels…

New Interstate Bridge Replacement Visualizations Available

March 6, 2024 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

Greg Johnson, Interstate Bridge Replacement program administrator, presented new visualizations at this afternoon's Executive Steering Group meeting.  The visualizations are available at this link: River Crossing Visualizations. …

Acrow Bridge Installed to Carry Detoured Traffic During U.S. Highway Upgrades in Rural Oklahoma

February 2, 2024 - in Bridges, Transportation

Rapidly installed modular steel structure provides reliable, safe and cost-effective route   (Parsippany, New Jersey) – 1 February 2024 – Acrow, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, noted today one of its modular steel bridges…