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West Virginia Utilizes New Technology to Build Innovative, Cost-Effective Short Span Steel Bridge

August 16, 2019 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

WASHINGTON, D.C. —The Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance (SSSBA) is working with the West Virginia Department of Highways (WVDOH) to construct a press-brake-formed steel tub girder bridge, the first one in the state to demonstrate this innovative technology.…

Nebraska DOT and Community Celebrate Highway 281 Opening

July 31, 2019 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

LINCOLN, Neb. — On Monday, the Nebraska Department of Transportation joined Governor Ricketts and other state and local officials in celebrating, with…

Stantec and Condotte America Complete Tamiami Trail Bridge Elevation Project

July 30, 2019 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

MIAMI (July 30, 2019 ) NYSE, TSX: STN: A design-build team of Stantec and Condotte America announced the completion of the two bridges in the Tamiami…

SSSBA Publishes New Research Report in Innovative Press-Brake-Formed Steel Tub Girder Bridge Technology Series

July 3, 2019 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

WASHINGTON D.C.  – The Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance (SSSBA) has added a new research report to its series on the development and experimental testing of an innovative bridge system. The new report, “Volume VI: Field Performance and Rating Evaluation…

Arup Celebrates the Opening of The Samuel De Champlain Bridge in Montreal, One of the Largest Bridges in North America

July 1, 2019 - in Bridges, Featured, News, Transportation

Image by Dissing+Weitling. Courtesy of Arup. Samuel De Champlain Bridge © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada. Montreal, Quebec – Arup is proud to have played a key role in the building of the Samuel De Champlain Bridge, which opened today in Montreal.…

WSP USA Joins Rhode Island Authority in Celebrating Newport Pell Bridge 50th Anniversary

July 1, 2019 - in Bridges, News

Motorists first crossed New England’s longest suspension bridge a half century ago today.   JAMESTOWN, RI — Today, WSP USA and Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority join to celebrate the Newport Pell Bridge’s 50th anniversary. WSP USA, a leading…

Acrow Bridge Lessens Impact to Travelers During NY State Thruway Authority’s $135M “Last Mile” Infrastructure Initiative

June 13, 2019 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

Parsippany, New Jersey – Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, announced today one of its modular steel bridges is being used to detour traffic during a component project of the NY State Thruway Authority’s “Last…

Video: A Bridge Competition Helps Connect Students to Transportation

June 7, 2019 - in Bridges, Technology, Transportation, Video

The National Bridge Challenge is part of the Transportation and Civil Engineering or TRAC program that teaches secondary school students from 7th through 12th grade how to apply a variety of math and science concepts to common engineering problems occurring…

Installation of 44 Acrow Bridges Begins in Cameroon

May 2, 2019 - in Bridges, News

Structures were supplied to the Government of Cameroon as part of a financed Comprehensive Bridge Development Program   (Parsippany, New Jersey) – Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, is pleased to announce the…

Video: Goethals Bridge Construction Time-Lapse

April 26, 2019 - in Bridges, Transportation, Video

Watch the entire construction process for the Goethals Bridge replacement project from 2014 to 2018 with EarthCam's 4K time-lapse movie. See progress for the bridge, which connects Elizabeth, N.J., to Staten Island, N.Y., with high-quality webcam imagery.