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Acrow Bridges Employed by Special Operations Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve in Syria

December 17, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Technology, Transportation

(Parsippany, New Jersey) – Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, noted today that its 700XS bridges are being used for training members of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on basic and advanced engineering operations…

PennDOT Announces Replacement of More than 500 Poor Condition Bridges

December 3, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

Harrisburg, PA – A significant project to replace 558 poor-condition bridges statewide is nearly complete, with 511 completed and open to traffic in…

NTSB Finds Design Errors in Collapsed FIU Bridge

November 19, 2018 - in Bridges, Featured, Transportation

Designers overestimated the strength of a critical section of a Florida International University pedestrian bridge that collapsed, killing six people,…

FiberSPAN FRP Vehicle Deck Helps Historic Bridge Reopen To Traffic

November 12, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

DAYTON, Ohio - The infrastructure industry has adopted FiberSPAN fiber reinforced polymer (FRP)  as the go-to material for rehabilitation and repair of historic bridges like County Bridge 231 [Peevy Road Bridge]. The Montgomery County, Pennyslvania structure…

Video: New Champlain Cable-Stayed Bridge

November 5, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation, Video

Our web series "Inside the giant" continues and this time, we talk about the Cable-Stayed Bridge and the installation of the main span segments and stays. The Cable-Stayed bridge is the signature element of the bridge and gives the structure a modern and uncluttered…

Comprehensive Bridge Reconstruction Design Project in Washington Opens to Traffic

October 26, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Projects, Transportation

Rimrock, WA - On October 22, the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) celebrated the opening of the newly replaced Wildcat Creek Bridge on US 12 east of White Pass, Washington, with a grand opening event attended by local and state officials…

New Champlain Bridge : Not Far from the Goal

October 25, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation

This morning, media representatives were invited to participate in a project update and site visit of the Cable Stayed Bridge deck with, among others, the Honorable Francois-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities. At this occasion,…

143-Year-Old Wrought Iron Bowstring Arch-Truss Bridge Gets New FiberSPAN FRP Composite Deck

October 15, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

DAYTON, Ohio - In 2017, the City of London, Ontario launched a $7.9 million project to remove, dismantle and rehabilitate Blackfriars Bridge. The 143-year-old wrought iron bowstring arch-truss structure, which connects Ridout and Blackfriars streets, is Ontario’s…

Wolf Administration Announces Improved Bridge Conditions, New Online Bridge Tool

October 8, 2018 - in Bridges, Technology, Transportation

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards today announced that the overall condition of state-maintained bridges has improved compared to January 2015. PennDOT has also unveiled a new "Bridge Conditions"…

Acrow’s Bridge Structures Support Renovation of Historic Covered Bridge in Québec

October 4, 2018 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

(Bolton, Ontario) – Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, announced that it has recently completed the installation of a temporary modular steel truss system to enable the renovation of the historic Félix-Gabriel-Marchand…