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Fluor-Led Joint Venture Opens Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge in New York

September 8, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

IRVING, Texas  – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the final span of the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, which replaced the Tappan Zee Bridge, will open to drivers beginning Saturday, September 8, 2018, when all four lanes of eastbound…

Stantec Awarded Comprehensive Bridge Reconstruction Design Project in Washington

September 5, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Projects, Transportation

White Pass, WA: Stantec, a global engineering, consulting, and construction firm, is proud to announce that it will be leading the design of the comprehensive…

Acrow Bridge Provides 14 Bridges for Post-Hurricane Maria Reconstruction Work in Puerto Rico

August 28, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

(Parsippany, New Jersey) – Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, today announced that it is in the process of…

The Engineer Who Designed the Genoa Bridge that Collapsed and Killed 43 People Warned of its Corrosion Risk 39 Years Ago

August 21, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

ROME (AP) — The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed dozens warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air and pollution on the concrete. RAI…

22 Dead as Italian Bridge Collapses in Storm, Sending Cars Plunging

August 14, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

A bridge on a main Italian highway collapsed Tuesday in the port city of Genoa during a sudden, violent storm, sending vehicles plunging 90 meters (nearly 300 feet) into a heap of rubble below. Italian deputy transport minister Edoardo Rixi said that 22 people…

Hunter Station Bridge Receives Regional America’s Transportation Award

August 13, 2018 - in Awards, Bridges, Transportation

Dewberry has announced that the Hunter Station Bridge rehabilitation and replacement project in Tionesta Township, Pennsylvania, has been awarded the Best Use of Technology and Innovation in the medium category in the Northeast region of the 11th annual America's…

NTSB Issues Investigative Update on Miami Bridge Collapse

August 10, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

This photo illustrates the condition of the cracks after the move of the main span that occurred on March 10, 2018. Photo taken on March 14, 2018 at 1:50 pm shows east side directly adjacent to vertical member 12, top of deck looking down, view of crack. Labels…

The Liberty Bridge Series: Connecting Communities in Puerto Rico

August 1, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

CAMBRIDGE, Ohio - Created from prefabricated panels and assembled in modules, the Liberty Bridge is a proven type of structure offering profound benefits in flexibility and installation. U.S. Bridge prides itself on working with the latest engineering…

SSSBA Publishes Research Results for Innovative Press-Brake Formed Steel Tub Girder Bridge Technology

July 26, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

WASHINGTON D.C.– The Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance (SSSBA) has published the results of extensive research on the development and experimental testing of an innovative bridge system designed by members of the organization and several partners. “Development…

Alta Equipment Company Participates in Groundbreaking for Gordie Howe International Bridge

July 18, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

DETROIT - Alta Equipment Company joined with local, state, national and international officials and business representatives Tuesday morning, July 17, to officially break ground on the new Gordie Howe International Bridge at an invite-only ceremony in Detroit.…