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.

The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) was awarded a 2022 Environmental Excellence Award (EEA) in the category of Ecosystems, Habitat, and…
May 20, 2022
The new Third Street Bridge in Dayton, Ohio tells an extraordinary and unique story about the city and its people. Beyond the pressing functional…
May 19, 2022
The Roads & Drainage Division of Orange County Public Works in Orange County, Florida is responsible for the routine maintenance and preservation…
May 19, 2022
Interstate 74 is a major east-west link in the nation’s transportation system, a key corridor in the Midwest and an economic lifeline for the Quad…
May 19, 2022
Infrastructure improvements keep our communities safe, but they also create local jobs, generate positive environmental impacts, and are essential to…
May 18, 2022
Revisions for PBTG bridges to be Included in AASHTO Specifications
Karl Barth, Ph.D., West Virginia University, conducted extensive research on the PBTG system. Photo credit: Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance
The 10th edition of the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications, to be published in 2023, will include revisions affecting the use of press-brake-…
April 19, 2022
Parkersburg Memorial Bridge Rehab over Ohio River
Image credit: Parkersburg Bridge Partners
Parkersburg Bridge Partners (PBP)—the team overseeing the Parkersburg Memorial Bridge Rehabilitation over the Ohio River—recently selected Modjeski…
March 31, 2022
Gordie Howe Bridge tower
Image: Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority
The Gordie Howe International Bridge project team will soon begin work on the final portion of the bridge tower—the pylon head—that will connect…
March 09, 2022
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