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Mississippi Teams set to Compete in National Bridge Building Competition

May 12, 2015 - in Bridges, Design/Engineering

Jackson, Miss., May 12, 2015—Four teams from North Mississippi are preparing to compete in the National Transportation and Civil Engineering (TRAC) Bridge Building competition on Wednesday, May 13, in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The TRAC program introduces students…

ADOT Receives Environmental Award for San Pedro Bridge Replacement Near Sierra Vista

May 1, 2015 - in Bridges, Buildings, Corporate

PHOENIX, April 29, 2015—The Arizona Department of Transportation has been recognized for its environmental protection efforts while rebuilding the San…

FHWA and New York State DOT Release I-81 Viaduct Project Scoping Report

May 1, 2015 - in Bridges, Projects

The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced the release of the Scoping Report…

I-70 Mississippi River Bridge and Corridor Earns Honor Award at ACEC Convention

April 27, 2015 - in Bridges, Corporate

April 27, 2015—HNTB Corporation has earned a 2015 Honor Award for its design, as part of a joint venture, of the I-70 Mississippi River Bridge and Corridor, which is also known as the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge, spanning the Mississippi River in…

CON/SPAN O-Series Replaces Deteriorating Bridge

April 17, 2015 - in Bridges, Corporate

Griffin, Georgia—The City of Griffin, Georgia needed a bridge replaced over the summer while school was not in session. The existing bridge was old and narrow, and the foundation was becoming undermined from excessive scouring. The two intermediate supports…

More than 61,000 U.S. Bridges Need Structural Repair, New Analysis of U.S. Department of Transportation Data Finds

April 2, 2015 - in Analysis, Bridges, Corporate

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 1, 2015—An analysis of the recently-released 2014 U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) National Bridge Inventory database finds good news and bad news when it comes to the most heavily traveled U.S. bridges.  The good news…

Dewberry Transportation Project Recognized for Contributions to Environmental Protection

March 27, 2015 - in Bridges, Corporate

FAIRFAX, March 24, 2015—Dewberry received ARTBA-TDF Globe Award recognizing the environmental design of the $159 million replacement of New Jersey's Route 3 Bridge over the Passaic River. Dewberry recently received an American Road & Transportation Builders…

New York to Replace Four Flood Prone I-87 Bridges

March 25, 2015 - in Bridges, Corporate

ALBANY, March 24, 2015—Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that work starts this week on a $10.5 million project to replace four bridges on the Adirondack Northway –Interstate 87 – in Clinton County. The bridges are among the first under contract…

Overcoming Challenging Suspension Bridge Design and Engineering

March 17, 2015 - in Bridges, Feature, Featured

Long-span suspension bridges represent some of the most remarkable, yet most vulnerable, assets in road networks. Due to their important role in the transportation network, the design, construction, and subsequent monitoring and maintenance must be performed…

New Elizabeth River Midtown Tunnel Reaches Halfway

March 12, 2015 - in Bridges, Corporate

PORTSMOUTH, Va., March 12, 2015—This week the Elizabeth River Tunnels (ERT) Project team immersed the sixth of eleven tunnel elements that will make up the new Midtown Tunnel, successfully joining it to the five previously placed elements. Element six bears…