Bridge Design

This page contains coverage of the design of all types of bridges. Topics include 3-D modeling, building information modeling (BIM), CAD design, materials issues related to bridge design, the relationship between design and construction, and more.

North Carolina DOT conducting research on demolished Bonner Bridge
Image: North Carolina DOT
The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is partnering with North Carolina State University (NCSU) on a research project related to…
September 16, 2021
New pedestrian bridge construction to begin over I-294 in Illinois
Image: Illinois Tollway
The Illinois Tollway this week will begin work on the Central Tri-State Tollway (I-294) Pedestrian Bridge project in Hinsdale and Western Springs.…
September 09, 2021
Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge replacement in D.C. to open ahead of schedule
Image: District DOT
The new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge in Washington D.C. will reportedly open a month ahead of schedule in early September 2021. According to a…
August 19, 2021
Missouri DOT selects design-build contractor for new I-70 Rocheport Bridge
Image: Missouri DOT
The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission recently announced the selection of the design-build contractor to replace the I-70 Missouri…
July 16, 2021
A new bridge over I-5 made its debut in Fife, Washington, opening to traffic with a promise to improve travel in this busy freight corridor. The four…
June 29, 2021
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May 24, 2021
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Watch this inspiring video to see students present their bridge projects designed with Bentley's bridge design software.
May 23, 2021
UPDATED - May 11, 2021: New Photos It is easy to forget in our coverage of bridges and bridge building that some of the most used and useful…
May 11, 2021
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