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As one of the first-settled areas of the U.S, Pennsylvania boasts a robust inventory of historic bridges, including the oldest continuously used…
January 02, 2020
Expansion joint header repaired with T-17 Polymer Concrete (left) and prior to repair (right)
Expansion joint header repaired with T-17 Polymer Concrete (left) and prior to repair (right).
The Michigan DOT (MDOT) is a leader in bridge preservation and actively addresses deck distress to extend the lives of their bridges. In 2019, MDOT…
October 31, 2019
Kansas DOT announces $5 million in Local Bridge Replacement funds
Photo: KDOT Twitter
Twenty-seven counties will receive a combined total of $5 million under the Kansas DOT’s Local Bridge Improvement Program. Requests for…
October 30, 2019
Washington DOT identifies failing steel beam on S.R. 99 Aurora Bridge
Photo: WSDOT Twitter
The Washington DOT (WSDOT) has begun putting together a repair plan in response to its discovery of a failing steel stringer beam on the S.R. 99…
October 29, 2019
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) determined during a public board meeting held this week that the probable cause of the Florida…
October 23, 2019
NTSB investigates FIU pedestrian bridge collapse
Image: NTSB / Chris O’Neil
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) this week released around 6,300 pages of reports that examine the role of each contractor in the…
October 10, 2019
This week, U.S. Representatives Abby Finkenauer (D-Iowa) and Clay Higgins (R-Louisiana) introduced the Fixing America's Bridges Act, which would help…
October 04, 2019
Nanfang'ao Bridge collapse Taiwan
Image: Wikimedia Commons (Military News Agency)
Authorities have launched an investigation into the collapse of a bridge that killed six people on Tuesday, Oct. 1, in northeast Taiwan. The Nanfang'…
October 03, 2019
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