Bridge Inspection

This page contains coverage of bridge inspection developments, techniques, applications, and inspection projects, as well as funding-related stories and articles related to maintenance of bridges.

Remote bridge health monitoring provides insights into structures
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The data is sobering. There are more than 170 million daily crossings on over 45,000 structurally deficient bridges considered to be in poor…
July 29, 2021
Tennessee DOT to partially reopen I-40 Hernando de Soto Bridge
Image: Tennessee DOT
The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) announced yesterday the I-40 Hernando DeSoto Bridge over the Mississippi River will reopen under…
July 29, 2021
Routine, in-depth inspections of bridges and infrastructure are pertinent to assessing the life span of an asset and maintaining public safety for…
July 07, 2021
Photo source: DC Fire & EMA Twitter feed
Photo source: DC Fire & EMA Twitter feed
UPDATE - June 25, 2021: According to a report from WUSA9, D.C. Deputy Mayor for Public Safety Chris Geldart provided a statement saying the bridge "…
June 23, 2021
Repairs to damaged “Singing Bridge” in South Dakota to begin in July
Image: South Dakota DOT
The South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT) says that permanent repairs to the “Singing Bridge” on S.D. Highway 1806 over the Grand River…
June 23, 2021
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By conducting inspections using digital twins and immersive inspection capabilities in Microsoft HoloLens2, you can save up to 40% of bridge…
May 25, 2021
Contractor selected to construct final phase of West Seattle High-Rise Bridge repairs
Image: Seattle DOT
The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) has selected the construction firm Kraemer North America to complete the final phase of West Seattle…
May 20, 2021
Arkansas DOT confirms failure in I-40 bridge inspection process for past two years
Image: Arkansas DOT
The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) this week confirmed that there was a failure in the bridge inspection process which allowed…
May 19, 2021
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