Accelerated Construction

For many bridge projects, particularly railroad bridges, time is of the essence and long periods of track outages are not an option. Therefore,…
December 02, 2019
Bellemont I-40 Bridge Replacement projects Arizona slide technique
Image: Arizona DOT
The Arizona DOT (ADOT) recently replaced spans over I-40 in the Bellemont area by implementing a new accelerated construction technique that…
November 05, 2019
This accelerated bridge build in the Arizona desert replaces a pair of structurally deficient spans originally built in the 1960s. Our thanks to the…
October 29, 2019
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) determined during a public board meeting held this week that the probable cause of the Florida…
October 23, 2019
Crews working off a 3D BrIM model; image courtesy of Zenith Survey
Crews working off a 3D BrIM model; image courtesy of Zenith Survey
Government agencies are under pressure to optimize limited resources while also responding to increasing demands for better performance. Across the…
September 12, 2019
Pennsylvania rapid bridge replacement program; Coleman Road (State Route 2006) over CSX (Western Maryland Railroad) in Straban Township, Adams County
Bridge carrying Coleman Road (State Route 2006) over CSX (Western Maryland Railroad) in Straban Township, Adams County; courtesy PWKP
The Pennsylvania DOT (PennDOT) along with its rapid bridge replacement (RBR) project development partner, Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners (PWKP),…
July 30, 2019
Bridge Collapse
FIU bridge collapse in Miami
A new report from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regarding last year's collapse of the FIU…
June 20, 2019
I-95 Exit 9 Stamford accelerated bridge construction Connecticut
Photo taken on morning of 6/9/19 by Kelsey Kahn; courtesy of Connecticut DOT
Gov. Ned Lamont recently announced the Connecticut DOT's completion of an accelerated bridge replacement of two spans carrying Route 1 over I-95 in…
June 10, 2019
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