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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…

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…

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.

Acrow Bridge Celebrates Shipment of More Than 130 Structures to the Road Development Agency of the Republic of Zambia

April 26, 2019 - in Bridges, Featured, News, Transportation

Comprehensive Bridge Development Program model includes structured financing arranged by Acrow as well as full training of Zambian engineers, technicians and contractors for on-site installations (Parsippany, New Jersey) – Acrow Bridge, a leading international…

Rhode Island: $715M in Bridge and Road Repairs are Planned

April 23, 2019 - in Bridges, Transportation

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island transportation officials say they’ll have 77 construction projects this year totaling $715 million. The state began tolling trucks last year to pay for bridge and road repairs. Neighboring Connecticut is considering…

SCDOT Repairs Continue to Damaged College Park Road Bridge Over Interstate 26, Closures Planned

April 23, 2019 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

Repair work is continuing on a major overpass of Interstate 26 in Berkeley County that was damaged earlier this month when a tractor-trailer crashed into it.  The S.C. Department of Transportation has modified pavement markings, signs and overhead…