Bridge Construction

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Portal-shaped pylons were formed efficiently using PERI self-climbing technology and standard components from the VARIOKIT Engineering Construction Kit for heavy-duty shoring.
Portal-shaped pylons were formed efficiently using PERI self-climbing technology and standard components from the VARIOKIT Engineering Construction Kit for heavy-duty shoring.
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East End Bridge The East End Bridge is a cable-stay bridge that connects Louisville and Southern Indiana over the Ohio River. The new span improves…
January 20, 2022
The Arlington Memorial Bridge Rehabilitation in Washington, D.C. won the Rehabilitated Bridge category at the 2022 PCI Design Awards.
The Arlington Memorial Bridge Rehabilitation in Washington, D.C. won the Rehabilitated Bridge category at the 2022 PCI Design Awards. Image credit: FHWA
The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) this week has announced some of the winning projects of the 2022 PCI Design Awards. The PCI Design…
January 20, 2022
The Maine Department of Transportation (MaineDOT) recently released the 2022 edition of its three-year work plan. The work plan includes all capital…
January 19, 2022
The U.S. Department of Transportation today launched the Bridge Replacement, Rehabilitation, Preservation, Protection, and Construction Program, made…
January 14, 2022
Sixth Street Viaduct Bridge in Los Angeles reaches engineering milestone
Image: COWI
The engineering team for the new Sixth Street Viaduct in Los Angeles celebrated a project milestone following the successful hanger installation of…
January 07, 2022
Michigan DOT using carbon fiber to reinforce bridge components on major projects
Image: Michigan DOT
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) says the agency is continuing to pioneer the use of carbon fiber to reinforce bridge components on…
January 06, 2022
Indiana DOT completes first all-precast bridge replacement using carbon nanofiber UHPC
Image credit (all photos): Force Construction
The $40 billion allocated for bridge repairs, replacement, and rehabilitation under President Biden’s Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is the…
January 04, 2022
The Connecticut State Bond Commission recently approved $839 million worth of upgrades to the state's transportation system. Gov. Ned Lamont said…
January 03, 2022
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