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Have you ever made a great presentation to the wrong audience—one for which you were well-prepared with all the right facts, quotes, and notes, but you found that despite your best efforts and intentions, your argument fell on deaf ears? This sort of thing happened to private landowners when they…
February 03, 2020
In September 2016, Michael Baker International performed a routine and hands-on fracture-critical inspection of the Daniel Carter Beard (Big Mac) Bridge, which carries I-471 and more than 100,000 vehicles each day between Newport, Ky., and Cincinnati, Ohio. A full-length inspection of the bridge’s…
May 03, 2019
The original light-blue cantilever truss structure connecting the towns of Ironton, Ohio, and Russell, Ky., opened in 1922 as one of the earliest highway bridges crossing the Ohio River. In 1999, the Ironton-Russell bridge was identified for replacement by the Ohio Department of Transportation (…
January 02, 2019
Bridge design
New Kentucky bridge
Paducah, Ky., has become home to a $95 million visually transparent, parallel-chord truss bridge over the Tennessee River. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) recently replaced an aging, structurally deficient span of U.S. 60 in western Kentucky with a three-span, continuous Warren-style…
November 11, 2014
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